WHY DID I CRY TEARS OF JOY FROM A STANDARD TOURIST TRIP?

I’ve just returned from a wonderful 6 day sailing walking trip. At the end of the trip, we hugged, kissed and shed tears with the guides, so close had we grown during the time.  But this was just a standard tourist trip from a brochure.  What made it so special?  Why would I – not known for showing my emotions – be brought to tears by guides I’ll probably never see again?  And why would they cry too?Read More »