If you’re living your dreams vicariously through the stereotypical travel photography essay, right now you’re probably thinking that everyone outside of your daily grind lives in a world of epic, perhaps insane adventures. When you compare this to your average day, usually spent twiddling your thumbs sitting in an office somewhere comparatively boring, a photography essay can quickly become a sobering experience.
The reality is that most of the world is just like you, most have fallen into a routine that’s just as monotonous as yours. They’re not jumping from space, nor are they climbing Everest on a daily basis—they’re just living their lives, the location and scenery just happens to be a bit different.
Eventually, even the insane, crazy, constantly changing hustle-and-bustle of living in China with 1.3 billion of your closest friends can become quite uneventful.