Travel Illusion

How do preconceptions of travel and culture shape your experience of a place?

Travel Illusion Articles
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Here’s why travel gets better with age

by Shawn Forno

5 travel rules you should always break

by Eric Weiner
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5 things I totally underestimated about long-term travel

by Amanda Machado
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Everyone thinks Colombia is a dangerous place. Here’s why I can’t wait to go back

by Katja Schilling-Bayley
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Watch: What I say when people ask me why I travel alone

by Matador Team
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Everyone told me to not take my kids to Paris right after the terrorist attacks. Here’s why I’m glad I did

by shelley Treadaway
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The changing faces of family travel

by Ethan Gelber
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Everyone told me it was dangerous to take my kids to Honduras. Here’s why we can’t wait to go back

by Harmeet Kaur Sidhu
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Everyone thinks the favelas of Brazil are a dangerous place. Here’s why I can’t wait to get back

by James Getgood

My experience of reverse culture shock

by Gabriella
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Everyone thinks Iran is a dangerous place. Here’s why I can’t wait to go back there

by Piia Mustamäki

In defense of three days in Paris

by Chris Adair
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3 things I learned from 3 months of solo travel

by Sara Ashley Beil
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On being a young Muslim American abroad

by Kareemah Ashiru
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The bucket-listification of travel isn’t a bad thing (except when it is)

by Matt Hershberger
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4 game-changing travel goals for my 30s

by Matt Hershberger
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5 fears I had to overcome hitchhiking Eastern Europe

by Aimée Bourget
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Let’s stop pretending life is safer at home

by Amanda Machado
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