By Christina Bekira and Sophia Mitsi


Nowadays, many people choose to travel around the world, as they are of the opinion that all the traveling experiences have something to offer them and undoubtedly can be life changing. Traveling is said to be a way to change yourself both physically and psychologically.

First of all, we can all agree that travels can have a huge impact on your mental health. For example, wandering abroad is even a cure for depression and anxiety for several individuals. It makes you feel a lot better and most importantly alive. What is more, another benefit trips can appear to have is that they let you be disconnected from your daily routine which is most of the times full of obligations and tons of exercises to solve. That way, you are able to take a deep breath and relax for some days to your favourite destination.

Moreover, one other reason that you should love traveling is that by visiting, for example Japan, you will get used to picking up new words in a different language and this will totally help you in the future with understanding easier other languages. Furthermore, we cannot forget that by going on trips you also can improve your understanding of other cultures and learn many useful things that will even cause you amusement. As a result, you will be able to compare your culture with others and identify the differences and the similarities, if any.

In addition, a huge benefit of traveling is the fact that you have the unique opportunity of trying local/traditional foods from another country. Each place has different dishes to taste, so it is good to expand your horizon. Plus, if you did not know, there are still places that are little known to the average tourist. Manage to go and explore new destinations without being afraid of getting out of your comfort zone as only this will make you feel like an adventurer.

Last but not least, traveling lets you create life time memories. After a beautiful trip, years after, you will still remember everything in details. Having fun is as important as enjoying new things. So you can do both of them at once.

In a nutshell, you can realize that traveling makes the world a much better place than the way they present it to us on the social networks and has many benefits for us.