There might be an assumption that people who travel a lot are the riches who like spending money on luxury. However, travel is not all about wasting money.
Surely, money is important if you want to travel somewhere. However, you can set a certain budget. Besides, travelling is also about learning and self-discover.
That’s why people who travel a lot are also awesome people who keeps getting better and better in personality wise at least. Those who have experienced meaningful travel learn many new things every time they visit new places.
When they come back home, they become more and more awesome.
How travel help you becoming a better person
Throughout your experiences during travel, you learn many things. You started it from being an awkward traveler, and now you become the savvy one. Of course this doesn’t happen after one trip.
Personality and traits are something that need to be built in longer time. And here how travel can make you become a better version of yourself.
You are getting better at social interaction.
Like it or not, you need to interact to new people when travelling. Making friends must be hard for the first time when you are on a trip. However, you will get better the more you do it.
After experiencing trips for many times, you will start being more confident talking to strangers.
Along with getting good at social interaction, you will also be better at conversation. You will become better at small talk. At first, you will start to ask basic questions about where the others are from, where they want to go, etc.
In the meantime, you will be able to ask more interesting question that can reveal other’s true-self.
Through travelling, you will also learn to build your confidence. If you are introvert and tend to shy in social interaction, you can learn about it by travelling to new places.
Through travelling, you will learn to conquer many fears including your confidence issue. When you travel, you have responsibility to make decision and take consequences.
That is the process of learning your own skills. Thus, you will find out what your potential and what you are capable of.
Travelling also teaches you to be more adaptable and flexible in different circumstances and situations.
During your trip, you might encounter many things and situation that put you in uncomfortable situation. The more you travel the more things to learn about how to deal with every issue.
Thus, it makes you become adaptable. You will not get mad so easily over a minor mistake or problem.
Another thing how travel makes you a better version of yourself is that when you have become happier. Travelling can help you releasing all stress and negativity from your body and mind.
Therefore, you are less toxic.
You will find yourself more relax. You will learn not to complaint about small things. You will also see the world from different point of view and less materialistic about it.