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Factors That Influence You To Travel Abroad

Updated on March 28, 2016

In today’s world, travelling has become a fascination for most of the people. Many people travel abroad nowadays. Without travelling a person cannot get the taste of different places and their environments. There goes a saying “travel broadens the mind”. There is nothing excess in this saying. Because you cannot just sit in home and expect to increase your knowledge about the world. For that you will have to go outside your surroundings and travel throughout the world. There are many factors that influence the people for travelling abroad. The factors may vary from person to person. But apart from the factors below, there are not many factors that can influence a person to travel abroad. Here are the influential factors:


Know Culture

It is obvious that you have a culture of yours. But knowing other cultures will not affect yours. So there is no harm in knowing the other cultures. Rather you will be enriched in knowledge. When you travel abroad, you will get to meet with the people of that country. As a result you will get a good knowledge about their culture. If you like anything of a different culture, then you can adopt it.

Cox's Bazar

The Longest Sea beach in the World
The Longest Sea beach in the World | Source

Be Familiar With History

Every country has a history of its own. Some are very fascinating and some are filled with pain. Whatever it is, you can know this if you travel abroad. When you will know the history, you will be highly informative. Just imagine that you are listening to the history from an inhabitant of the country and all the scenes are appearing in front of your eyes. What an amazing feeling that would be!

Longest Sea Beach in the World: Cox's Bazar (wide sandy beach)

Different Foods

You will certainly not get all the foods of the world in your country. If you love to eat and want to taste different foods, then you must travel abroad. When you visit a country, you will be able to taste the food of that country. If you find any different kind of food, be sure to taste it. Also you can learn different recipes and try them at home. You can tell the people abroad about different famous foods of your country too. Thus you will be able to exchange information and make a better relationship with the inhabitants there.

Luxurious And Eye Catching Vehicles

If you travel Europe or America, you will get to see different luxurious as well as eye catching vehicles specially cars. Just imagine that you are visiting Italy and you are visiting the Ford factories! There are many other fascinating and world famous cars which you will get to watch if you travel abroad. These cars along with some other exciting vehicles will make you feel that you are in a completely different world. The vehicles that have always dreamed of are in front of your eyes! For getting this exciting feeling, you must travel abroad.

Study Purpose

There are many people who travel abroad for higher studies. It is normal nowadays. In fact, it has become like a fashion nowadays. After completing the graduation, many students now look for a foreign degree in higher studies. Many of them also decide to stay there after achieving their degree. Because they become accustomed to that lifestyle and want to spend rest of their lives in that particular country.


Many people work very hard throughout their career and travel abroad for getting a bit of relaxation from their so called “monotonous” working life. It is quite natural. You will definitely get bored in a routine life any time. By travelling abroad, you will get the chance of getting outside your monotonous schedule and refresh your mind. Thus when you get back to work, you will be with new energy and thus your performance will be better.

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Other Factors

There are some other factors that can influence you to travel abroad. But the specified ones are the most common ones and you can start your journey right away if any of these factors are influencing you at the moment.

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    • FlourishAnyway profile image

      FlourishAnyway 22 months ago from USA

      I like to travel to learn and be intrigued and entertained.

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      Patricia Scott 23 months ago from sunny Florida

      Traveling abroad opens our eyes to understanding. Beside the pleasure we can derive from the new experiences it helps us to get to know about areas of the world and the people who live there. It can be life changing.

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      Peggy Woods 23 months ago from Houston, Texas

      Traveling whether one travels abroad or even in one's own country can be not only fun but educational in many ways. It broadens the mind and one's perspective of life. Wishing you have many traveling days ahead!

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      vespawoolf 23 months ago from Peru, South America

      As a Foodie, I travel to taste new foods, see the sights and get to know new people. Thank you for this information.

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      Lana Laxmi 2 years ago from California

      You're right, you can't learn about the world sitting at home :-) Traveling can really enrich your mind and open you up to new experiences. Great hub!

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      Larry Rankin 2 years ago from Oklahoma

      Great analysis of why we feel the need to see the world.