Travelling always enriches our lives in different ways. Being stuck at home for a longer period mostly affects recreation ability. That is why people consider travelling as a part of healthy living.
For some people, travelling is a way of life whereas for some travelling is a way of escaping life. But travelling is surely all about exploring life and the world. In many cases, when we are not on the road still we dream of a road trip. And when we return home from a trip, we start to plan the next one, right? This is the essence of travelling.
In recent days, most of the people have plenty of time as a global pandemic is forcing us to stay at home. But it is not necessary that the time you are spending has to be boring and always in the same way. In the large parts of the world is now under lockdown. So, people are now stuck at home against their wishes.
This situation is suffocating, at the same time depressing too. And like so many others I also badly want a trip to somewhere except to refrigerator and backyards. Are you excited to know the way? Here we will show you the path of how travelling is still possible when you are stuck at home.
How to see the world when you are stuck at home
Here we will give you some ideas regarding travelling while you are locked at home for maintaining the quarantine phase. Go through it.
1. Travel Virtually:
In just three days you can travel to cities like Los Angeles, New York, the beach of Miami, the streets of Paris, the great barrier reef of Australia, wonderful places of India, and so on. But, of course, you have to stay behind the laptop screen. Yes, if you cannot leave your home in this crucial time, there are still so many options to explore some incredible places stayed at home from your comfort zone. People do not use Google Earth frequently before that. But it is a very nice tool. It lets you walk in the streets, climb a mountain, or get a birds-eye view of any place. You can also take a virtual tour of some famous museums in several countries. Even you can discover new places all around the world every day. This is a great way to spend leisure time when you are locked at home.
2. Learn a foreign language:
Learning new languages is always very interesting and of course achievement of life. And, learning a foreign language is the best way to feel like you are in a foreign country where you have never been. Learning new words, using them in a sentence, having conversations in that new language is actually fun! So, it is always a better idea to brush up on a language you are not familiar with.
3. Read a travel book:
Sometimes reading a book takes you to an imaginary world. It is an excellent way to depict an unknown place without the influence of any electronic media. Many famous writers already write numerous great travel books. Those books can help you to illustrate a picture of that place and provide lots of information about the places.
4. Learn to cook a new cuisine:
Travelling is all about exploring places, people, their culture, and of course having the regional food. So, learning to cook a new cuisine and having a superb lunch or dinner at home can give you the excitement of travelling while stuck at home.
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5. Plan a ‘Trip’ When You Stuck at Home:
ample of people are extremely confident that the world will heal with time. And they believe that sooner or later they will be able to pack their bags again. Just because you cannot get out on the street right now, that does not mean the situation will always be the same. In this current global situation, when you are stuck at home you can use your time just doing some research on the places you have always wanted to go and never been there. Yes, planning for a future trip or upgrading the bucket list is not a bad idea at all.
6. Follow Travel bloggers:
Now, social media is full of bloggers. You can follow them to get regular updates about the places they have travelled to. Their posts, blogs, and stories have lots of information. Saving the photos they have clicked and planning to go there is truly an exciting idea.
7. A trip across the time:
When most people are stuck at home and unable to go anywhere else, they can have more ‘Me time’. Looking up into the sky is a great way of travelling across time. It can remind you that the world is bigger than the place where you are in quarantine. And there is an infinite universe to keep faith in, beyond the past hard time. A few apps like SkyView and sites like WorlsWideTelescope helps to learn and get knowledge about the cosmos and constellation above you.
Are not the ideas are exciting?
So, these are just a very few ideas on how to travel even though you are stuck at home in this quarantine period. It is great for travelers who cannot afford the budget and in quarantine for the current situation. Although the feeling is not the same as you cannot leave your place and go out. But still, it will help to fill the empty void of the travel thirsty people.
Travelling teaches us so many things in life. It opens our hearts and minds. But, now the world is suffering from a pandemic and the future is uncertain. So, you can see a ray of hope just by thinking of travel plans. In the meantime, you must keep patience; find plenty of reasons to be thankful to live, and never stop to embrace your life with the traveler’s spirit when stuck at home.