Planning a trip without making plans

My philosophy is to remain mobile and open to change. I do like to plan the broadstrokes which I think is what Amanda Kendle is advocating in this article for Vagabonish.

In fact, long term travelers like me actually have lots of plans, but they’re not the concrete itinerary that most people think is what constitutes a plan. Being spontaneous and free with where you go, what you see, and when, is great, but you do need to have some broad brush strokes of ideas to actually get you there.

How to Plan a Trip Without Making Any Plans