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4 bad habits to ditch after long term travel.

4 bad habits to ditch after long term travel.

As much as I believe that travel is super valuable and leaves you with some incredible learnings and growth and some wonderful habits, it can also develop some bad habits. Habits that would be a good idea to break.

If you are or have been travelling for a long period of time and return home, you might find you have unconsciously adopted some of these bad habits.

Prepare yourself to return home after a big trip abroad.

Prepare yourself to return home after a big trip abroad.

Depending on how long you have been away from home, it would be a good idea to spend some time preparing for what you might face. Returning home can creep up on you faster than you realize, some may see the event coming and for others it may creep up on and surprise. Knowing what your will help you make the transition.On the flip side it’s important remain present for the final weeks of travels or life before you return home. This is still an experience and you don’t want to miss or wish these moments away by living in the future.

How to turn inspiration from your travels into reality.

How to turn inspiration from your travels into reality.

Travel teaches us to grow, expand and see things from a different perspective. Seeing new cultures, different people and going to a place you have never been before is enough to spark inspiration. New ideas come flooding in, insightful ways of how to live, contribute and be a better person. Deep seeded beliefs can start to break down and thought change as the world opens the mind to see different points of view and a perspective that seems more true to our self.So how do you take that and turn it into action, reality and a lifestyle change that will impact your life and the world around you?

Should you book your next trip to beat the post travel blues?

Should you book your next trip to beat the post travel blues?

The hype has died down since you first returned home from your gap year, or your 5 years of living and working abroad and it’s time to get back to ‘normal life.’ (what even is that anyway, you dont really relate!)

9 habits from your travels that you should keep.

9 habits from your travels that you should keep.

Hitting the road to see a new country or just holidaying to your favourites beachside destination? When we travel we start to lean in and embrace powerful new habits. Sometimes they come naturally and go along with the mood of our journey, other times there is no choice but to be a little more courageous.

One thing I urge you to do NOW for 2018

One thing I urge you to do NOW for 2018

What are your values? Have you ever been asked this question? Words start flying around your mind as you think of what is important to you, what standards you have, how you behave and what you see as worthy. Or perhaps your mind draws blank... of course there are so many things that are important to you, but how can you sum it up in a few short words?

How to create your own space after returning from travel.

How to create your own space after returning from travel.

One of the most challenging things from returning from a long stint overseas is creating and settling in to your own space. After being away for an extended period of time, you come back home to a place that no longer seems familiar. You may have spent all your money on your travels or time living overseas. If this is the case its highly likely your going to have to move in with family, friends or a housemate. Its so incredibly important to set up your own space so you feel inspired to tackle the transition of returning home and this important piece of the puzzle wont contribute to the transition and reverse culture shock you may already be facing.