Tremendous Travel Tips to Whet Your Appetite for Adventure

Tremendous Travel Tips to Whet Your Appetite for Adventure

The world is such a diverse and beautiful place, and you need to try to explore as much of it as you can. Budget travel is a big thing these days, and this had made it much easier (and more affordable) to take trips and have adventures abroad. The world is waiting for you to discover her, and there are so many different cultural and historical experiences to be had these days.

If you are serious about getting the most out of your travel experience, you need to approach it in the right way. And this means you have to consider what you can do to improve your experience and whet your appetite for having further adventures. There are a lot of things you can do to help you with this, and it is essential that you make the most of your travel adventures. These are some wonderful tips you can use to help you make the most of your experience.

holiday suitcase

Try to Visit Every Continent

So many people have visiting every continent on their bucket list, but it’s not something that everyone gets the opportunity to do. Europe, sure. North America, check. South America, no problem. Africa and Asia are also doable, it’s when you get to Australasia and Antarctica can prove to be a little more problematic. However, there are opportunities to visit both with a fair amount of ease these days, it’s just a question of cost. I am so fortunate to be able to say I have only 1 continent left to go and I plan on doing just that.

Hit the Road

One of the best ways of getting the perfect holiday experience, and whetting your appetite for excitement and adventure would be to make sure you hit the road and enjoy some kind of road trip. These are a more stripped-back option for a travel experience, and they embody the very essence of adventure. Life on the road can be really great when you are traveling, you just have to make sure you plan and prepare it effectively and cover all your bases. If this is something that tickles your fancy, make sure to check out some of my previous posts on my big Aussie adventure.

Sightseeing is Essential

There are loads of wonderful opportunities to go sightseeing when you are abroad, and this is something you have to make use of. Almost every major town or city in the world will have some pretty remarkable tourist attractions, and it’s well worth making the most of these. You need to make sure you plan out the things you would like to see and do while you are traveling so that you don’t miss out. Buying guidebooks would be a good way of helping you with this.

Use Different Modes of Transport

It is always a great idea to try to use different modes of transport where you can when you are traveling. That’s not to suggest you have to do a Charley Boorman and use different transport in every place you visit, of course. But it is a good idea to try different things out. Flying is the easiest way to fly across countries and continents, but when you are there, it might be worth checking out other modes of transportation as well, such as public transport, cycling, and water-based options. I am a big fan of making sure I use other public transportation whilst away, not only do you save loads of money but it’s also sometimes more fun to get lost. Uber being worldwide has made things a lot easier these days but that doesn’t mean you can’t still get coaches, trains, ferries etc. 

Have Unique Experiences

The best part about going traveling is that it provides you with the opportunity to have unique experiences. There are so many diverse places you’re going to be visiting, and loads of unique and interesting people you’ll be crossing paths with. Taking part in local customs and cultures is actually a hugely important part of having unique and unforgettable experiences when you go traveling. There are a lot of things that play a role in the process of achieving this, and you need to make sure you do what you can make the most of these experiences.

Stay Somewhere Authentic

One of the most important things to do if you want to get the best possible travel experience is to make sure you stay somewhere authentic. There are a lot of things that play a role in this, and it is essential to make sure you check out the options that are available. Hotels are fine, but they are often the safe, boring choice – think outside the box. Check out https://www.rumah.com/rumah-disewa/di-area-bandung-idjb01/dibawah-10juta-rupiah for examples of authentic homes you can rent in Indonesia, for instance. It might also be an idea to check out Airbnb, as well as hostels and other types of more authentic accommodation. I have previously stayed in many uniques places but my favourite was most definitely the tree house in France, that was amazing!

map of the world

Relax and Unwind

The purpose of a lot of vacations is to make sure you relax and unwind, and this is something you need to make sure you are doing. Sure, you might want to do some of the tourist stuff and have plenty of great experiences, but it is also important to do what you can to relax and unwind during your vacation. It’s the perfect opportunity to be able to get rid of a lot of the stress in your life and focus on having a great time away from home as well.

Travel with Good Friends

There are a lot of things you have to think about when you go traveling, but one of the biggest is to consider who you are going to travel with. A lot of people like to go on family trips, whilst solo travel is also growing in popularity these days as well. But, when you are having unique and unforgettable experiences, it is difficult to beat sharing them with your friends. So, you need to make sure you travel with good friends in order to elevate your enjoyment of the adventure together.

These are just a few of the best techniques you can use to ensure you have the best adventure experience you possibly can. There are so many wonderful things that play a role in helping the trip go as well as it can. You want to experience everything and go to places you have never been before. There are a lot of things that play a role in helping the process improve and move forward, and you can use these tips to ensure you have the most amazing journey possible.

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Ashleigh Davis

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13 Comments

  1. live_a_life_less_ordinary August 31, 2018 / 3:49 am

    Good post. I’ve seen more of the USA than most people, due mostly to four months of living on the road trying to find myself, but I’ve done almost no international travel (by which I mean I’ve been to Vancouver and to both sides of Niagara Falls, but those were the only times I’ve ever been outside the country). I really should travel more often, but my job is so exhausting that I’m always too tired to plan any traveling. Maybe when I’m retired… but hopefully sooner than that…

  2. Alice August 31, 2018 / 12:12 pm

    I loved your post, so inspiring! I’m a bit of a traveller myself and I love everything about it. Which continent haven’t you visited yet?

    • Ashleigh Davis
      Author
      September 3, 2018 / 7:35 am

      Oh thank you so much! I’m not so much a traveller but I do like to get around when I can! there’s something about experiencing different cultures that really intrigues me! I’ve been to North America, Asia, Africa, Australasia, and Europe. But my favourite was when I travelled around Indonesia, Australia and Thailand for 2 years 🙂 Where’s your favourite place hun? x x x x

      • alice_kbsld September 10, 2018 / 11:22 am

        I’m a bit late, but who cares hahah 😀
        I loved living in Norway for half a year, that was the most amazing experience for me!

        • Ashleigh Davis
          Author
          September 10, 2018 / 12:35 pm

          That sounds amazing! I’d love to visit Norway and especially for half a year x

  3. Chloe O'Keeffe September 1, 2018 / 8:25 pm

    It’s amazing that you’ve only 1 continent left at only 21!! This is such a great post, I’m actually moving to Prague in a month, and this is the perfect post for me as I’m currently sorting all the travel plans and sightseeing arrangements!

    • Ashleigh Davis
      Author
      September 3, 2018 / 7:36 am

      Oh thank you so much lovely! I really do love to travel around and have been very lucky as my parents have always taken me on travel trips growing up so I guess I get it from them! 🙂 Prague, wow you are very lucky! I went to Prague for 3 days in February this year and was amazing, wish I had longer! so enjoy x x x

  4. timetravelerblogging September 8, 2018 / 9:40 am

    Really a great post,it’s amazing you traveled so much at such a young age. I should travel more myself :’>

    • Ashleigh Davis
      Author
      September 8, 2018 / 11:58 am

      Thank you so much, I do love to travel! You’re never too young or too old to travel!

  5. Nati Creates September 9, 2018 / 7:32 am

    This is 100% the post I wanted to read and 100% the post I shouldn’t have read….I adore travelling and now I’m even closer to clicking ‘book’ on Airbnb for the Paris weekend I’ve been mentally planning for months! Your blog is so beautiful and I’m loving your content – so glad I found it!

    Nati x | http://www.naticreates.com

    • Ashleigh Davis
      Author
      September 9, 2018 / 7:33 am

      Oh I know exactly how you feel, it’s so hard when all you want to do is go and see the world. I’d definitely say book that weekend to Paris my love! Thank you very much for reading my post, I’m glad you liked it x

  6. Alice V September 21, 2018 / 3:28 am

    A treehouse in France sounds like fun. I’ve heard a little about hostels from reading other blogger’s sites and I think I would go with that choice if I ever end up in Indonesia or some other place where I don’t speak the language.

    • Ashleigh Davis
      Author
      September 21, 2018 / 2:33 pm

      The treehouse was an amazing experience! Definitely worth it 😊 and yes, you really can’t go wrong with hostels!

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