Make 2022 the Best Year Yet: Travel
With a new year full of hope upon us, now is the time to visualize what you want this year to look like and plan ahead. From romantic getaways and epic adventures to girlfriend fall and winter getaways you should start making your travel plans for next year now. If you are skeptical or still unsure about the outlook of travel in 2022, we’ve got just the motivation you need. W
The following are 5 reasons to travel in 2022. Read on for some inspiration, then get to booking your next life-changing adventure.
Travel Forecast for 2022
Given the rapid spread of the coronavirus omicron variant, many are concerned about the safety of travel in 2022. If you are planning to travel, look up and listen to local health authorities’ safety recommendations as they’re updated, and check local and federal health authorities’ websites for COVID-19 requirements and the latest information at both your departure and arrival destinations especially when it comes to flights both nationally and internationally.
According to Seattle-based Expedia’s 2022 Travel Trends Report, two-thirds of Americans are planning significant trips next year. With 2020 and 2021 keeping many cooped up, people are ready to make memories and plan for rich, unforgettable experiences they travel. If you are ready to get out of your house, city, or even state, you’ll have to be agile to reach your destination while navigating the ever-changing landscape of regulations. Be prepared by getting your vaccination and keeping your vaccination card with you at all times. Mind social distancing rules and keep a variety of masks on hand at all times.
6 Reasons to travel in 2022
Travel in 2022 Could Reinvigorate Your Sex Life
The COVID years took a toll on most people’s lives. Weather your relationship is struggling from too much time together, or you’ve started to lose that loving feeling, or you’ve been single the whole time, travel in 2022 could give you just the opportunity you need to spice things up in your sex life or even meet someone new while out wandering the world. Perhaps you can even knock a couple thinks off your sex bucket list while on your wild new adventure.
Improved Mental Health & Optimism
As you head into the colder, darker months it’s not unusual to hibernate and withdraw from the rest of the world. In
Making travel plans for 2022 gives you something positive to focus on, whether you are choosing to visit some of the most important cities in Colombia or heading off to explore the plains of Kenya.
Planning a trip serves as an ideal distraction from anything getting you down. It requires plenty of busy work including a large amount of research about your chosen location and the available activities and accommodations.
With something positive to work towards, the winter blues might even be held at bay.
Now is the perfect time for solo adventures
If you can’t find someone to travel with, 2020 is the perfect year to try something new. Solo travel is more popular than ever. Traveling solo and embracing the experience can change your life for the better. You not only get the chance to e experience a new locale exactly how you want, you get to discover how bold and capable you really are while making new friends along the way. Let 2020 be the year you become your own best friend.
Motivation to learn and grow
Once you have made your plans, the countdown to your trip begins. If you are heading to a new country, consider filling your time learning the local language. If you’ve always wanted to speak Spanish or French or German, now is the time to do it!
If your future adventure requires climbing a mountain, hiking long distances, or partaking in a new physical activity, don’t wait until you are on your excursion to learn how to do it or get in shape for it. Start right away! There’s no better way to beat the winter blues than staying active and engaged in new and exciting activities that you’ve always wanted to try.
But don’t stop there, use your time to thoroughly research your vacation location. Traveling gives people an opportunity to expand their knowledge base and open their minds to new cultures. Thumb through travel guides, get books on the local cuisine. You might find yourself adding unexpected adventures to your perfectly planned itinerary.
Everyone needs to refresh and recharge
The COVID Years were rough. You may be feeling like you need to have new life pumped into your very being, and travel offers over-worked, exhausted women the opportunity to break from the day-to-day grind, step out of their typeical role and try something new. Traveling in 2022 will allow you an opportunity to put yourself first and focus on your own enjoyment and relaxation so you can return to your life with a fresh set of eyes.
While staycations are nice for those shorter stints of time away from work, they fail to address the problem of burnout. If you are a mom, you are still at home with all of its responsibilities of childcare and household chores surrounding you. Getting away from it all gives you an opportunity to get pampered. With room service and employees that clean up the mess behind your and turn back your bed at sundown, you can truly switch off and reconnect with yourself, even with kids in tow.
Travel broadens your mind
Travel makes us see our world and our lives differently. It offers us a fresh perspective as we step into different cultures, customs and traditions and meet new people.
Along with stepping into something new, we are stepping out of something familiar. This in itself can also be just as relevant in reshaping our view of our world. Getting out of our routines and everyday life can sometimes allow us to see it more clearly.