13 Invaluable Lessons That Prove How Important It Is to Experience Traveling Alone
"Travel far enough, you meet yourself." — David Mitchell
There's nothing more enriching and invaluable in life than travel. While it's absolutely a privilege that's limited to those who are fortunate to do it, those who do have the luxury should do it and do it often. In fact, the biggest regret many people admit to having is not traveling enough when they were able to.
Travel, in general, offers new perspectives that allow you to see the world and yourself in an entirely different way. Travel alone and the adventure becomes that much more enlightening. You gain a sense of independence, a worldly knowledge that can compete with classroom education, and so much more. I asked POPSUGAR employees and friends what the most important takeaway they've had from journeying alone is, and they returned with some newfound insight that will hopefully also convince you to try tackling the world by yourself. See their 13 life-changing lessons ahead!