Why we travel

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5 de-clutter hacks while on Holiday

Why We Travel

Travel takes us out of ourselvesThe best ideas come to us when we leave our comfort zones. Many guests to Amanvana, our Coorg resort have told me that when they come to Amanvana they tend to forget their obsessions and feel strongly connected to their natural environs and ultimately to their inner truths.

Travel gives us lifestyle matesTraveling brings us into contact with people who become mirrors of our ideas and values. We call this a lifestyle or ideological friendship. This is the kind of person who is in the same place as you geographically and psychologically. And there is much you can do together go on hiking trips, write a book, start a caf.

Travel gives you psychic distanceHave you ever felt like you were stuck? Its like its been hijacked. When that happens, we should leave our desks walk down to a park or a river. At Amanvana, the River Kaveri has a way of calming minds. As you listen to its music, your nerves come unstuck, and you get clearer. This kind of psychic distance from your problems is necessary for a fresh perspective.

Travel brings you face to face with yourselfThis is the most powerful reason to travel. In the end, travel, while it seems to take us away from the physical spaces of our lives, actually bring us closer to the inner core of ourselves. Many guests have come to Amanvana and stumbled upon their true purpose.

Travel isnt about ticking items off a bucket list or showing off our destinations on social media. If thats why youre traveling youre doing it for the wrong reasons. Travel to get out of your ego, meet soul mates, get perspective on a problem, and to ultimately find yourself.