Travelers around the world are waiting for there next tour to happen. As wall knows to worldwide lockdown traveling is restricted in maximum countries resulting in no tourism movement. Tours, joining cooking classes, learning languages… are the things which we do while traveling. Doing all these at home isn’t a good idea to Cure Your Wanderlust Without Leaving Home. Here are a few things you can do from your home to kill your wanderlust hunger.
Live Wildlife Watching
Always wanted to go on a wildlife safari? You can enjoy the live online wildlife view of African National Parks, Thanks to their camera setup around the parks. Kill your wanderlust by spending hours observing Lions, Elephants, Gorilla, Tigers, and more, while enjoying wildlife safari from the living room. Observing animals is the best way to cure wanderlust, so are you for safari?
Virtual Tour of Museum and Galleries
In this era of Internet communication! you can explore the world’s greatest attraction from the comfort of your room. With the help of google earth, you can view the ancient attraction of the world, with 360 degrees, hawk-eye views. Stonehenge in England, Machu Picchu in Peru, and Angkor Wat in Cambodia and many more to explore from your cozy comfortable room.
if you like museums or art galleries, you can do E-exploring and spend hours to explore from your home. Take a tour of Sistine Chapel, The Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam the Vatican, the British Museum in London, the Uffizi Gallery in Florence, and the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) in New York all have virtual tours. Check Google Arts and Culture for weeks of entertainment.
Travel Documentaries or Movies
You can explore lots of movies, TV Shows and Documentaries based on traveling on Netflix. which will inspire you to plan your next trip. Some really interesting documentaries include Street Food (explores different countries’ cuisines) and Dark Tourist (a tour of places around the world). If you don’t have access to Netflix you can stream to youtube, it has unlimited vlogs and video travelers traveling and exploring to different destinations.
In the movies section, you can watch my favorite “Into The Wild”, We’re The Millers” and many more.
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Cook International Dishes
Different Country different cuisine and what’s traveling without food? You can try some international recipes at home which can give you a failover of a country. however, you can check for some online cooking course or recipes of different countries is easily available on youtube. These dishes can help you in curing your wanderlust for traveling and transport you to different countries from home. Eating international dishes will definitely cure your wanderlust of traveling.
Learn Another Language
There are countless free courses to help you start learning a new language online or from books. FutureLearn and Coursera are the platforms from which you can get free online courses. No matter, Whether you want to learn the basics or become fluent in the language. learning the language will help you in your next trip to have a conversation with locals. Why not start with some basic words like “hello” or “Thank You”.
Connect Like Minded Travelers
Feeling isolated while stuck at home is natural. why not connect to the like-minded people around the world with the help of social media. there are various groups of travelers on Facebook Girls LOVE Travel and Young Travelers Network. You can share your past travel pictures with others and share you all journies with them. Contacting the travelers you met on your journey will also help in remembering your trips. meanwhile, you can take the conversation to the next level and do a skype talk.
Travel Book or Guide
There are writers out there who travel nad pen down their experience. Which can let you taste, see, and smell the countries they travel. Paul Theroux and Jan Morris are some popular writers you must go through there books. The Art of Travel by Alain de Botton, The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho and A Moveable Feast by Ernest Hemingway are some of my recommendations.
If books are not accessible, you can simply go to Wikitravel and search for your favorite destination.
Start Travel Blog
We all have some heart-warming and funny stories from our past trips. Sharing it with other travelers can be a very nice idea. A website like WordPress helps you to publish your own content on your own website. By sharing your story, not only you can share your experience but you can also help other travelers to guide about the place.
Plan Next Trip
This the best thing which i like to do, is planning my next trip. You can plan your dream destination by checking the destination, things to do, how to reach, searching hotels and prepare all the list which can make your next trip comfortable.
If you know any more ways to cure your wanderlust please let us know. You can share it in the comment section below.