Category Archives: Travel

Connect With Nature

Our modern lives have become an amalgam of worrying about the future as well as constantly juggling the problems of the present moments. In all this commotion, we often forget to connect with our roots – Mother Nature. The unprecedented growth of technology in the recent past has been both a blessing and a curse. A blessing because it allows us to live our lives better and traverse vast distances at a rapid rate. And a boon because technology has furthered us from spending time outside and spending it merely relaxing or bonding. When it comes to looking for wonderful places to visit as part of a travel plan, the possibilities are limitless. It can comprise of anything from climbing up mountains to camping on lakesides. I list some of the places below, which are common tourist hotspots, to connect with nature and enrich the soul. 1) Arashiyama Bamboo Grove,…

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Travelling is Good for Your Mental Health

Mental health is something that many of us experience. As a result, we look to find ways to combat it, to fight it. Medical treatments prescribed by a doctor can help, but equally there are other ways to improve how you see the world. The world, of course, being your own when there is a wider one to explore. Travelling is said to broaden the mind. Travelling can also be said to help with depression. We shall explore some different ways that go some way to proving this theory. Travelling, before we even go anywhere, improves the mood in providing us with something to look forward to. A new place that we know is not going to relate to the life that we are living at this moment, that has perhaps become mundane and predictable. Simply because each day we are in that same environment and doing pretty much the…

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Physical Training for Travel

Traveling can take its tole on the human body even if you do not plan on climbing huge peaks or even just intend to wonder around cities you will feel the burn. This is especially present if you are visiting countries that have climates you are not used too. I am talking about hot and cold weather. This is why today I am going to talk to you about how you can physically prepare for demanding trips. Cardio Training Cardio training is probably one of the most important aspects of your physical health to develop for a physically demanding trip. This is because travelling often involves a lot of walking over a wide variety of terrains. I know when I am travelling, I usually have a backpack on my back as well, so you need to account for that in the real world as well. In my experience, gauging where…

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