African Expedition

African Expedition

Africa’s rawness and primordial state has always appealed to me. Africa is one of the few places in the world that reminds me of who I am at my very core.

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1,000 Miles to Self-Discovery

1,000 Miles to Self-Discovery

It’s about doing things that take me out of my comfort zone, stretching me beyond my self-imposed limits. It’s about achieving small personal victories…

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A Passion For Travel

A Passion For Travel

Being someone who has always liked to set myself goals, I found myself looking again at the list of countries that I’ve yet to visit.

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On Midlife Crisis

On Midlife Crisis

Rather than call it a “midlife crisis”, I’ve decided to go with the term “midlife funk”, as I’m hoping to bring a more hopeful, optimistic and light-hearted tone to the conversation.

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Datsusara

Datsusara

Walking out on a job that I’d loved and that had come to define me was disheartening, but empowering. Giving up my paycheck and employee benefits for the prospect of change…

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About Me

About_Riza
My name is Riza. I’m in my mid 40s and experiencing a midlife funk. I’m taking a pause in my career to rejuvenate and reorient my life. By traveling the world in search of new perspectives and experiences, I'm hoping to regain a sense of purpose, balance and direction in life.

Where’s Riza?


Cuba
Riza is in Cuba swaying her hips to salsa music.

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