The benefits of travel

by Karlee Szeliga on June 04, 2015

“Experiences are more valuable than money will ever be.”

Whether it’s a trip up north or exploring the other side of the world, travel should always be a top priority in your life. Experiences are arguably the best way to spend your money, and more importantly your time. Here’s why:

  1. You gain confidence from immersing yourself in the unknown. Empowering yourself to make decisions and do things you never thought you could do, helping you rid yourself of your ‘comfort zone.’

  1. Adventure allows you to break free from the monotony of everyday life. Routine lets you live a conventional life and that is not always a good thing. Dare to be different.

  1. Traveling is humbling. It reminds you who you are and everything you have to be thankful for by developing an appreciation for the little things.

  1. It is the best way to learn about yourself and your surroundings. Forget the classroom, real life lessons are learned beyond the walls of standardized institutions. Travel allows us to first handedly shape our own world, and personally evolve and discover our true passions in life.

  1. You deserve it. You will never be as young as you are right now. You don’t know if or when you’ll get another chance. Take it, and never look back

The more we know, the more we realize how much we didn’t know. Move about and understand the world from a different spot on the map. Become familiar with the unfamiliar. In doing so, you will experience change in more ways than just scenery.