Clara BensenYes.

Yes was the beginning.

Yes, I’ll go to Europe with you. Yes, I’ll try this ‘no luggage for a three-week trip’ idea.

Yes, I will sign up for adventure.

For Clara Bensen, a self-described writer/explorer, ‘yes’ wasn’t exactly on the tip of her tongue on a regular basis when this question was posed. It could have easily gone the other way. She could have said no. Lots of women would have said no.

“Yes, I’ve always had an adventurous streak,” Bensen says in our recent interview.

And then she offers some proof. Read full article on