5 Keys to the Best Form of Self-Improvement that No-One Tells You About

3 min readJan 17, 2023

Travel is the one thing that can change everything you are.

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When people are asked in their old age, travel often comes up.

What were some of the best experiences of your life?

What do you wish you did more of?

Travel is frequently the solution, and for some, it is the only solution.

It is something we are often told to do when we are young, and you may be able to do so even if you postpone your higher education.

When life becomes complicated with a career, partner, children, and even animals, travel can fade into the background.

But why do I consider it such a fundamental form of self-improvement?

I will try to help you today, as I try to do in all my writing.

1. Immersing yourself in different cultures and lifestyles is a great way to expand your horizons and learn more about the world.

Immersion can help you learn by not just observing but truly experiencing the world.

It is all too easy to believe that you know everything about the world because of a computer screen.

But the good and the bad are out there to be experienced.

This will broaden your view of the world and give you a sense of possibility that you won’t get anywhere else.

2. Exploring new places and trying new things.

Exploring new places can open your mind.

Trying new things along the way can impact how you approach life in the future.

Both of these can alter your perspective permanently and provide you with an entirely unique experience. Nobody else is experiencing the same thing as you at the same time.




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