For the people out there who like traveling, the tips listed below might come handy. For the people who don’t travel much, go ahead and do so. Stop living the same mundane life and go out and explore places. You might find a new person in yourself. These are some hacks for travel for the people who have a knack for traveling:
1. The time will never be right
If you want to travel, do it now. Don’t wait for the ideal time because that sort of thing doesn’t exist. Be practical, you will always have bills to pay, tuition fee to pay, you will always have to service your car
2. TV is like a black hole of the time available for mankind
Do not waste your time I watching TV when out there you have a wonderful city to explore. Go out no matter how tired you are. You can watch Friends later when you are at your home.
3. You do not need eight hours of sleep daily
When you are out there traveling, it is not necessary to complete your sleep. You have limited time to travel, instead of sleeping wake up your inner traveler.
4. Do not follow the herd
If you are traveling in a group, go on the path your heart tells you. It is fine if you catch up with the people later. Those people will most likely have the same stories to tell, but you will have much more than that.
5. Research and travel
Do a background research on the place, before going. This will increase your fun tenfold.
6. No need to go to all the popular places
The actual fun lies in doing what you want. No need to go to the expensive places or the regular places people visit. Go ahead and find your own path. That will be much more fun.
7. No one cares what you do
You are most probably never going to see the people around you ever in your life. Be your goofy self and enjoy.
8. Make mistakes
Once you make a mistake, you will learn from it. Unless and until you try how can you be aware of the mistake that is waiting to happen.
9. Drink but do not miss out on things
Drinking can be fun, but don’t drink too much unless you want your whole trip to be blurry.
10. Sunrise is always better than sunset
Wake up early to see the sunrise, it will make your day productive and you will be in a better mood.
11. Keep your expectations in check
Plan and travel. Carry an extra 20% of your budget in case of emergency. Don’t keep extravagant expectations or you might feel bad in the end.
12. Long term happiness does not need money
Happiness is in the stories you have to tell and the experiences that you can share, that does not require too much money.
13. Avoid burnouts
You already had a pretty expensive airfare; you do not need more expensive things. Spend carefully and think twice before buying anything.
14. There is no such thing as destiny
If you want to travel, travel now. Go out and explore places.