from short trips to traveling the world
& living abroad

from short trips to traveling the world & living abroad

There is something about girls who travel…

This is a funny article I came across a while ago. Occasionally I meet people, almost always women for some reason, who ask me how I plan to ever find a guy with my lifestyle. The first few times I was asked that, the question surprised me because I see myself as very flexible, I can live pretty much anywhere in the world because of my online marketing company  and I enjoy taking on a local job or volunteer work to settle somewhere and build a daily routine.

But now that I recently spent some time back home in Holland, surrounded by my ‘normal friends’ with ‘normal lives’ I have started to understand the question. I clearly am the exception and the fact that I am free to live and work wherever I want often seems to be interpreted as ‘she can run away whenever she wants’. So, for all the female wanderers like me and for all the guys who don’t understand what’s great about dating a traveler, read this article! If nothing else, I’m sure it will put a smile on your face…

Why You Absolutely Should Date a Girl Who Travels

Date a girl who travels. After many missed flights, wrong turns, delays, bad street food and bad restrooms to deposit said food, she is easy going and adaptable. She is prepared for bumps in the road literally and metaphorically. Life throws curve balls and she smacks them right out of the park… >>

Image: picture taken in Morocco - me looking out over the town of Chefchaouen.


Author: Sanne Wesselman
A traveler, wanderer, digital nomad and entrepreneur. Owner of marketing company A to Z Marketing (
I spend most of my time living and working abroad and use this blog to share some of my international experiences and travel tips.