I caught up with my mum after our US trip, and she loved reading the updates and watching the videos. People, like my mum, were the reason I put so much effort into capturing our travels.
Before arriving in the US, I kept a kernel of hope in my heart I would love my theme park experiences. It was a tiny kernel, but it was there.
There’s a quote doing the rounds on social media following Anthony Bourdain’s passing. I don’t think a quote has ever spoken to me more deeply.