Travel to find yourself

Being socialized into a culture is in many ways a way to force your personality and innate nature to adjust to your surroundings. A lot of beauty and creativity can be lost in this process. Figuring out who you are as an adult is often about reclaiming that lost beauty and creativity. Maybe that is why so many of us travel to foreign cultures to find ourselves, for in the process of traveling we discover that the “system of thought” we have been socialized into as children is not the only way of life worthwhile.

12 thoughts on “Travel to find yourself

  1. So true Trini, we need to be nudged occasionally from our ‘set’ ways so that we know we aren’t ok. Or at least far from civilization at a campfire by a stream, laying back watching the stars and moon travel gracefully by and hearing that heartbeat of life all around. At least then we are listening. It is when we stop we are in danger of diminishing what we are 😀 ❤️ 🙏🏽 🦋

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