Devon Jayne Hughes

A scene from “Walking the Camino: Six Ways to Santiago.” Credit Lydia B. Smith/Walking the Camino

Documentary: Walking the Camino - Six Ways to Santiago

The documentary Walking the Camino: Six Ways to Santiago beautifully illustrates this interesting, quintessentially human desire to explore the world while exploring the soul. The film follows six individuals the 780 kilometers (nearly 500 miles) from St Jean Pied de Port, located on the French side of the Pyrenees, across the Spanish frontier to the cathedral of Santiago de Compostela.

Drop Everything

Jillian Mann and Kyla Trethewey stopped daydreaming and did it. They dropped everything, bought an old RV off of Craigslist, and headed off on a road trip across the U.S.. Check out their story here, then zoom over to their inspiring website, Our Wild Abandon.

11 TED Talks to Give You Wanderlust

Photos of modern-day vagabonds riding the rails, sketches of Roman architecture, polar explorations, American banjo pickings married to Chinese lyrics, and dissections of NYC's underground world are just some of topics covered in this series of talks compiled to stir up your sense of wonder and, maybe, compel you to wander.