(CNN) — Whether it's love at first sight or the key to unraveling a historical mystery, the encounters you have while traveling can be life-changing. We want to hear about the unexpected connections you've made around the world.
Did you meet the love of your life while on a journey or forge a long-distance friendship that has stood the test of time? Have you had an unforeseen run-in that's helped you solve a puzzle or reconnect with far-flung family? Share details with us, and we may follow up for a CNN story.
Top image courtesy of Nicole McGrath and Cole Heinz, a couple who met in Antarctica.