8 emotions you will feel during your first travelling experience

Whether this is your first travelling experience, or you are an experienced traveller, here are 8 emotions you'll relate to!

8 emotions you will feel during your first travelling experience

03 October 2018

Travelling can be a truly life-changing experience and also provides you with the opportunity of exploring different cultures and environments that you might otherwise be oblivious to.

There is no denying that before, during and after your travels you will experience a lot of different emotions, here are some that you might feel during your first travelling experience (and maybe all of the other ones afterwards – after all, you might catch the travel bug!).

 1.       Excitement

You’ve been researching your trip and have started to book flights and accommodation. Eek, this is the beginning of your journey!

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 2.       Nervousness

The date is coming nearer, or maybe it is today? Your nerves are sinking in as you realise that you are about to leave your family and loved ones and embark on your own adventure.

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 3.       Lingering doubt

Once you have got to the airport, you might experience that nagging feeling that you’ve forgotten something. But what is it? Arggghhhh! Well this will drive you crazy all flight.

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 4.       A sense of accomplishment

You’ve boarded the flight and have been in the air for a while and a sudden feeling of accomplishment rushes over you. You can do this! Nothing has gone wrong so far. You are in control of your own destiny.

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 5.       Boredom

If the flight is a long-haul one, then you might have 10+ hours on a plane. The adrenaline is keeping you wide awake and you’ve exhausted your phone’s battery, read your flight book already and listened to your music. Now what?

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 6.       Self-confidence

Stepping off the plane into a strange and new country will provide you with self-confidence; a feeling of purpose. (You might also notice you feel extremely tired and want to crash for about 10 hours.)

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 7.       Love

Once you have recovered from your exhaustion and you are exploring the local area, you will realise just how much love you possess. That’s right everything will be new and feel incredible; this is travelling love.

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 8.       Sheer dedication to travelling

Nothing can make you sad; nothing will bring you down. Not even… no wait, not even that. This has been an amazing experience so far and it will continue to be!

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