News By/Courtesy: Gopika Sasi | 16 Sep 2020 16:56pm IST

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Travelling has become much more affordable and convenient in recent years.
  • Exploring new cultures will often provide the most worthwhile travel experiences which are an important and most memorable thing.
  • Traveling to a new place and indulging in their culture can make a huge difference to you and your personality.

Travelling has become much more affordable and convenient in recent years. It’s now easier than ever to visit even the remotest corners of the world. Exploring new cultures will often provide the most worthwhile travel experiences which are an important and most memorable thing.

 

Travel turns out as an opportunity to have new experiences and witness different cultures. When you spend a considerable amount of time in one place, there are more chances of delving into its culture. Experiences like student or work exchange programs allow you the time to properly immerse yourself in a new culture. 

 

It’s a usual feeling to be confused, anxious, and feeling isolated when you move to new surroundings. This is called cultural shock. It can include frustration, homesickness, and longing for your familiar life back home. But looking into its positive aspect, this can be an opportunity to learn and adjust to new surroundings and culture which you might appreciate at a later stage.

 

New surrounding gives new and unpredictable situations. This can be the perfect opportunity to refine life skills and develop new ones. Learning to cope with the unpredictable and adapt to what’s unfolding is a skill in itself. It turns out to be a different version of problem-solving and trusting your instincts. 

 

The greatest lesson you’ll learn about travel is the importance of language. A new country gives an option to learn a new language to survive there. Even learning the basics of the local language can make getting about and making new friends easier. You will understand the importance of non-verbal communication when you are trying to overcome the language barrier.

 

Some people also engage in learning new skills while traveling. This can be something that can be brought home with you to enhance your lifestyle. It would be just like a souvenir that will take up zero luggage space.

 

Your social circle would finally enlarge as you meet new people and make friends with them. This will be the most enjoyable part which turns out to be the most necessary thing. When you interact with people, you tend to forget about your frustrations and feeling of being isolated. 

 

Traveling to a new place and indulging in their culture can make a huge difference to you and your personality. 

 

 
This article does not intend to hurt the sentiments of any individual, community, sect, or religion, etcetera. This article is based purely on the author’s personal opinion and views in the exercise of the Fundamental Rights guaranteed under Article 19(1)(A) and other related laws being enforced in India for the time being.

Section Editor: Pushpit Singh | 16 Sep 2020 20:18pm IST


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