I’m Aneakaleigh … but around here I go by @astridoxford!

This blog is home to the story of how travel allowed me to meet myself.

AstridOxford is a pseudonym that tells the story of who and where. Born Aneakaleigh-Ann Astrid Neils and growing up all my life on Oxford Street in the heart of the capital of Trinidad and Tobago, I always knew I wanted to lead a life of travel.

Four years of travel has taught me so much about the wider world I live in, but the most important lessons I have learnt are about who I am and have always been.

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When we travel we never expect to find that the places we visit and things we see or do become overshadowed by our (re)discovery of self.

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