10 Things that Traveling has Taught me

I follow this blog and on this article Jana writes about lessons she learned while traveling. I can relate to a lot of it and I am sure I am not alone in this.

Being in a strange country and sometimes by yourself can be daunting. But I have to stay the best memories I have are those that I encountered being lost, random nice things that happened when you least expect it and a glimpse of the natural goodness of humanity that makes you believe we still have something good left in us.

Here’s the link to the article. Enjoy!



Janaline's world journey

Boarding our speed train from Chongqing to ChengduBoarding our speed train from Chongqing to Chengdu, China

As soon as you leave your comfort zone and step out to see the world, you meet new people, get acquainted with different cultures, taste new cuisines and simply breathe in the unfamiliar surroundings!

While traveling is a big adventure it can also be frustrating and challenging at some times. I learned countless lessons by going through adventures and misadventures, tears and laughter while exploring the world. I know I still have so much to discover and so many things to learn.

But so far traveling has definitely enriched my life and taught me so much, not only about the world around me but also about myself.

Here are some lessons that sometimes I had to learn the hard way.

Chong Kneas floating villageChong Kneas floating village in Cambodia

1. Appreciation and Understanding

Traveling around the world and seeing people in all sorts of…

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