Everyone wants to travel the world at least once in a lifetime. Sitting on your revolving chair doing the same office work over and over again every day. Even in a dream job you can get tired and need a break because there comes a time when the out of box thinking Jack becomes a dull boy.
However, the cure is simple that is going to new places, meeting new people and eating exotic dishes. It may be an exact 180 degree to your old life, but it is worth it, and you will know it.
Some people travel to change the colors of the life while others do so as to find a new meaning to life, to explore, to see the world or to venture high seas with a small boat. But to embark on such a journey you have to leave behind your job and make a few changes and here is a guide as to what you should do if you are preparing to travel the world.
Where and How
Well, first thing’s first decide where you want to go as one might pick areas best for its plains and grassland or hilly areas while others may want to enjoy long walks on the beach of a country. Decide this simple thing and then plan for it as to how would you start. It’s preferable to make a list.
Furthermore, the question about staying at a place can be dealt with methods like couch surfing and if you are more privacy living visit your travel agent for the information about hotels.
Now if you are traveling the WORLD you should get ready to spend your hard-earned money for what it’s worth for that is, of course, your happiness. There are many ways explained by world travelers to control your budget and some really handy tricks.
You should make a list of countries you are going to visit to calculate your total budget out there as some countries’ currencies offer favorable exchange rates than others. Make a budget on a single day basic expenditure according to the places you are going to stay. You can also fix your budget by checking out travel credit cards where you can rack up a bunch of points and use them on airlines. This will dramatically cut down on your budget and make traveling the world affordable.
Job and Savings
Now if you are going to travel you have to take some time off from your job or will have to consider leaving it and you should save up your money before time.
Visiting a Doctor
Before entering any foreign land get an appointment from your doctor and receive all the necessary vaccines that you may be checked for before entering a country.
Build up emotional support with people closest to you and prepare yourself to take a brief or long break for yourself.
Ready, Set, GO!
Check all the items you will need and make a list of it and once you are out, protect your passport with your life. Have your money stored in one or more accounts as if one gets stuck the other might come in handy. Leave what’s not useful behind, the lesser you carry the easier the journey.
In addition, you can always sell your stuff online or by a simple exchange. Check for important details by local guide books and if you are not alone then the journey will also be more fun!