Reasons for traveling include recreation, holidays, tourism or vacationing, research travel, the gathering of information, visiting people, volunteer travel for charity, migration to begin life somewhere else, religious pilgrimages and mission trips, business travel, trade, commuting, and other reasons, such as to obtain health care or waging or fleeing war or for the enjoyment of traveling. Travelers may use human-powered transport such as walking or bicycling; or vehicles, such as public transport, automobiles, trains, ferries, boats, cruise ships and airplanes.
“Life is either a daring adventure or nothing at all” ~ Helen Keller
“Not all those who wander are lost” ~ J.R.R. Tolkien
“The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page.” ~ Saint Augustine
“Take only memories, leave only footprints” ~ Chief Seattle
“Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow mindedness, and many of our people need it sorely on these accounts.” ~ Mark Twain
” The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes.” ~ Marcel Proust
“Travel makes one modest, you see what a tiny place you occupy in the world.” ~ Gustave Flaubert
“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do” ~ H. Jackson Brown Jr.
Never go on trips with anyone you do not love.” ~ Hemmingway