Travel can be enlightening, frustrating, disorienting, renewing. We often look for guides in literature. Is it best to follow in a trusted writer's footsteps? Or to allow another displacement to jolt the psyche?
"Perhaps art is simply an organism’s reaction against its retentive limitations. At any rate, you obey the command and grab your camera, supplementing both your brain cells and your pupil." —Joseph Brodsky, Watermark