While travelling is a moment of leisure and relaxation for many people, my travel story describes a different version of travelling. Many people prefer travelling in groups with their families and friends, while my first solo getaway was indeed a life-changing moment for me.

The alone time I got for myself helped me attain peace of mind. I explored many places and in the process found myself.

Before that, I had always been accompanied by my family or friends. But travelling alone proved to be a much more exciting proposition. The jitters were there, but the journey of self-discovery led me to believe that solo travelling rejuvenates both the body and mind.

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Image Credit: Aiana Jain

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Travelling on my own

My life-changing travel moment was when I was going to Hong Kong on my own. It was very thrilling and exciting as it was first my solo trip. Travelling without anyone has a different feeling altogether.

Travel for me is pure happiness, unadulterated and unconditional. It resonates with my spirit and is truly the best feeling in the world.

The alone time I got for myself helped me attain peace of mind. I explored many places and in the process found myself. Usually, when travelling in groups, there was always a planned itinerary according to which everything was done. However, this time, there was no itinerary, and I visited places at my own pace and experienced an altogether distinct version of travelling.

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Image Credit: Aiana Jain

A Travel Tip for everyone

At all times, keep your documents with yourself, be it your passport, visa, or other identification materials. Keep it in a safe place, because if they are lost, you’ll find yourself stranded in a foreign destination. Especially while travelling alone, your sole responsibility is towards your safety.

Travel for me…

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Image Credit: Aiana Jain

Travel for me is pure happiness, unadulterated and unconditional. It resonates with my spirit and is truly the best feeling in the world. I travel for joy, peace and excitement. There is no better way to rejoice than taking a trip to your favourite places.

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The views expressed are the author’s own.

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