Boosted creativity – New places, environments, and changes can stimulate the brain, thus sparking creativity in the process. Traveling to new places can change perspective and outlook on life as well, which can unlock interesting thoughts and an altered view on things.
Relieved stress – Traveling has been shown to reduce stress for many travelers. It allows them to disconnect from their everyday lives and experience fun situations without having to manage their normal stresses.
Improved happiness – Many travelers experience an uptick in their overall happiness during the trip, and even in the days and weeks leading up to it.
Increased confidence – Dealing with unfamiliar situations and completing a trip to a foreign place can help increase self-confidence and one’s sense of independence.