Why Traveling is an Investment

It’s not news that people across the globe love to get outside of their hometown. Many individuals and families break up their routine by choosing a destination, marking their calendar, and looking forward to a departure from normalcy. In this article, I argue that visiting new lands (foreign or domestic) can be considered an investment that will pay dividends upon your return.

How can spending money on flights and hostels (or hotels, if you’re an adult — at 28, I haven’t made it there yet) amount to more than mere diversion? There are three main aspects of travel which can…