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Why do normies love to travel? every normie i talk to goes on about it
>you need to travel bro trust me just do it
>i couldn't give a shit about seeing the world desu
WHAT THE FUCK IS IT ABOUT TRAVLING THAT MAKES IT APPEALING I DONT GET IT?
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>>26384563
Your brain loves new experiences, that's a fact. Travelling provides this. New place, new people, new cultures, new locations, new routine, new experience, new food, new drinks, new new new.

It feeds the addiction of the brain and breaks away from the monotony that can drive a person insane.
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Then do It and tell us after you did it
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>>26384623
>New place, new people, new cultures, new locations, new routine, new experience, new food, new drinks, new new new
Its all superficial new new new who gives a shit your going to go back home to the same life i have.
>monotony that can drive a person insane
How about stay home and improve your life so its not monotonous?


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>>26384704
Do you not buy new video games when they come out? Look at different porn? Eat different food? Buy the latest gadgets Its all superficial. Who gives a shit? they do. Plus they have their fond memories to last them.

They do improve their lives. Travelling is part of that improvement. Its fun, expands your horizons, you learn new things about the world you live in. More often than not its great experience which is why travelling is such a huge industry.

Best go travelling why you are young and your knees still work. Not everyone wants to live life as a spectator looking through the window.
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traveling is fun, you will learn to appreciate it when you mature.
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>>26384779
>expands your horizons, you learn new things about the world you live in
Yeh getting drunk and taking a picture of a mountain or some building oh and take selfies!
Sounds like a great way to improve your life!
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>grow up in remote rural area under neglect
>going to the mall is an overwhelming experience

kill me
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>>26384876
That's one small aspect of travelling yes, its called having fun. Yes when you expand your horizons, learn new things your life improves. Some make new friends while travelling, some even find the love of their life. Others just have fun and make great memories.
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>>26384876
Have you ever traveled? Sounds like you haven't. It's like the poor man saying
>I never wanted nice things anyway, the rich are all stupid doodyfaces
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>>26384563
You can feel how different a place is. You can feel how far away from home you are. Novel experiences are what stimulate your spiritual growth as a human being. Every time I've traveled I've learned more about the world and about myself than I would've in months back home. For all the reading I've done, actually going somewhere gives you a deeper, more innate understanding of how things actually work. And adapting to all the inevitable problems of travelling makes you so much more competent as a person, the change is drastic. I come back from travelling feeling like I can conquer everything about my original life situation.

And, of course, it's nice to see beautiful things and meet interesting people with new habits and accents and manners.

>>26384704
hush child, we all make excuses for not facing our fears. Going outside isn't that bad. You may get a sunburn from having been inside for so long but I assure you it will be worth it.
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every time I'm travelling the change of environment makes me think more deeply and I come to some kind of big important realisation
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>>26384961
Would you mind expanding on this drastic change you had?
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I fucking hate traveling. I went to a couple South American countries the last time I traveled, it was shit, and I was even in the fancy tourist districts. There's better shit to do in nicer places 20 mins from my house. All traveling does is exploit the "grass is always greener" mentality. It's for stupid people who can't appreciate what they already have.

>>26384623
>>26384563
>>26384779
They take selfies of them at the Eiffel Tower, or whatever the regional equivalent of that is, then go home. They don't experience the culture, or explore the lands, or any of that shit. You're a normie faggot if you buy into the traveling meme
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>>26384876
Just go and kill yourself
Do it in a exotic place pls
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It's an amazing experience. Best time of my life was spent abroad.
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>>26385034
Holy shit south america is for beach and bitches
Do you even brazil ahueahuejaue gringo filho da porra piruca corta kkkkkkk rsrs
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>>26385034
This guy gets NORMIE TRAVEL
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Can this be a continuation of the last thread about the idea for robots meeting up and traveling the world together?
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Getting laid as a foreigner is easy. That's the whole point.
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>>26385034
>They don't experience the culture, or explore the lands, or any of that shit
i just can't take you seriously when you talk out of your ass. You think traveling is all about selfies. Lets face it you're basically basic.
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I wish you travelers would fucking travel back to whatever normie bullshit you came from.
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>>26385133
prove me wrong, faggot

What's the point of traveling?
>to "experience new things"
You might try talking to your neighbors, or doing something different in the area you already live in. New shit isn't 1000 miles away, it's probably right next to you, you're just too much of a vapid cunt to notice. There's probably people from the country you're going to fly to within walking distance.

But that's the thing, people who "love to travel" are not interested in broadening their horizons. They just like the social accolades that come with having been a certain place.
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There's stuff I did while traveling that I couldn't do anywhere else.
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>>26385133
Your just mad you fell for the travel agents bullshit about adventure and exciting experiences!
Im sure you explored with your tour guide and learnt the culture in a week lmao.
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>>26384563
it's great but i spend all my mom money on weed so i don't even have new clothes or can't go to any events, restaurants etc.
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>>26385200
>people who "love to travel"
so almost everyone, in other words? if you can afford it, and have people to travel with, there's literally no downside. it can be a bit shitty if you're on your own, but traveling with friends is always fun.

You're probably american, though, so i understand it's much more difficult to affordably go abroad to interesting places
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>>26385144
Translation: ooo look at all of these people travelling the world while I live a pitiful existence of interacting with a machine on a daily basis. When was the last time you had a discussion irl? Lemme guess, you can't remember because you're a shut-in dweeb.
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>>26385200
Stop being daft on purpose, the allure of spending money, going on a plane to a foreign country is more appealing than talking to your neighbour or exploring the local attraction, which btw they've done to death already. They've done it all, so naturally they'll do things, go places they've not been before. Broadening their horizons is just a by product bimbo. People travel because its fun, if you haven't noticed yet that pleasure is one of the main motivators in life.
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>>26385227
So mad that i'll probably travel again and again and again.
>Tour groups
Shut in confirmed. I'm not an 80 year old lady.
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>>26385252
leave it to a dirty eurofag to get classist just to try and justify the delusions that traveling is some apex experience

>>26385264
>it's fun
that's what people say when there's no logical or objective reason for doing something

also
>having friends
reeee
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It's so women can take foreign cock guilt-free.

I fucked a Chinese student who, post-fuck, told me that she has a bf back home and has never had sex with him. Nobody will ever know what happened.
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>>26385286
The reason for doing it is pleasure. Just like you right now role playing as a stupid person. You must be having a ball over there.
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>>26384563
I lost my virginity and became a lot more socially competent when I traveled.

Each week I gained the experience I would have a year at home.
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The travel lifestyle is just another form of extended adolescence, like video gaming or stoner culture
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>>26385327
pleasure from what? being a vapid cunt and excusing that behavior because you're in a consequence free environment?

fucking normies
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>>26385019
I've been to seven countries and go to mexico a lot. There's something different each time.

The most significant... The feeling of seeing true poverty, the feeling of realizing you're thousands of miles away from home without anybody you know in a country whose language you don't speak, the feeling of being stuck in the mountains out of food and virtually unable to walk yet picking up your pack and hiking another eleven miles anyways, the feeling of traversing a land so beautiful that it makes you forget that you're sick, the feeling of huddling by the fireplace in a lodge talking with a group of people from completely different corners of the world... These were some of the more profound things that changed me.

And of course, you run into all sorts of unanticipated details that give you a better understanding of the world. Seeing just how old the cities of Europe actually are, seeing how the locals of Queenstown, New Zealand, a hub of fantastic tourist experiences, all respond to the question "what's there to do around here" by pointing to their signature burger joint, which indeed had the best burgers I've ever eaten.

What changes did I experience? I'm more knowledgeable, capable, resilient, adaptable, realistic, emotionally fulfilled, and, of course... worldly.
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>>26385286
I'm not being classist, it's just happens to be a fact that in Europe you can be poor as fuck, like I am, and still afford to visit another nearby country every once in a while that's vastly different, culturally and historically.
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>>26385133
I've been to seven countries and I've only taken selfies on two occasions. One was just to take a picture of me and my dad together. The other was because I was starting to wonder if I was going to die where I was, so I wanted to take some recent pictures for my mom/family to have of me, since I've always been bad about providing pictures.

But you can tell yourself whatever makes you feel better.
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>>26385405
Wtf does this post have to do with anything? Why did you write this useless shit just now
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>>26385442
lol I just misread your post. thought you told someone else that travelling was all about selfies
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I fucked around and even knocked up a few women, got to bang a bunch of different races. That's an experience I'd never get just staying in my country or at home.
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I really like tropical places.
I like going to the beach and swimming and snorkeling. It's also nice to just lay there in the heat.
I also like watching the nature and going to cool cities with much history.
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>>26384563
They haven't seen past the veil of shallow, material, surface-level perception/experience so they actually think every place is different

Really they are all the same, at their core, and tourist culture just beefs up perceived meme "differences" to exploit people, or memeculture is genuine but propagated by the populace in order to reinforce their own shallow, delusional identities. Except, of course, for the very remote areas that are too dangerous for most normies.
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>>26385332
did you travel on your own?
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>>26384563
I travel to fuck cheap prostitutes in third world countries then take some pictures in random locations. When I come back I tell my family lies about all the great adventures I had and all the bullshit I learned.
They think I actually do something with my life.
They'll never know I'm complete fucking failure
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>tfw find airports relaxing
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>>26385034
>All traveling does is exploit the "grass is always greener" mentality.
I'll be the first to admit that this is my mentality. Mind you, I've never felt that way in a huge city (like that I wanted to live there) but I've visited smaller towns and really liked pretending that it was "home". I don't think I could ever live in the mid-west for example, but I liked pretending that I could while visiting.
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>this thread
So since there is this a mount of normies here
I suggest renaming the board to /norm/ or even r/norm and move to a new one that doesnt show in the list
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It's physically painful and crippling me more and more every day knowing that I can never embrace my 2d waifu. She's the only thing keeping me alive yet the only thing that causes so much pain.
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>>26384563

I think it's because they live outside their head so a change of surroundings would be pretty thrilling for them. Depressed weirdos like us can't escape our feels just by physically moving to China so a good documentary would be almost as stimulating.
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>>26386489
i know this feel so well
>tfw will never call an airport terminal my home and eat breakfast at some airport restsurant everyday
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This is one of the things i like with travelling.
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>>26385252
>with friends
Yeah that's almost everyone since normalfags vastly outnumber robots.
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I got to visit my waifu
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When you travel nobody knows your backstory there and then you can fix a few things
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i travelled alone in europe for 2 months, met an r9k platonic friendo, and we lost each other's virgins.


hahahahaha op you are doing the memes irl wrong hahahahaha *points and you and laughs* hahahahaha
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/trv/ler here. It's one of the best ways to spend your free time. Always exploring, seeing new things, meeting new people, trying new stuff. Been to over 50 countries and I'm not stopping anytime soon.
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>>26387163
What do you do for a living?
Do you travel very cheaply?
Do you travel alone?
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>>26387614
>nicely paid office worker
>I travel however I want, no budget issues
>almost always yes
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>>26384961
>that entire first paragraph
that's some next level normie babel.

travels a few miles, eats some new food, and thinks the whole experience has fundamentally changed who he is and the world as he perceives it.
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Fuck travelling.
I hate it.
I hate the feeling of being dropped in an unknown place, then given the task of finding the tourist attractions, and of course, making photos for the family, cause they will want to tell everyone their baby has been somewhere they haven't gone to.
And if you're not a normie, it's going to be harder. You'll have some problem, probably. With finding something, or just a random accident. And nobody will want to help you. If you travelled with friends, well, it would be easier, but you're not a normie, and you have no friends.

And, of course, you have to be rich.

I recently booked flights to and from Japan, I'll be travelling for 13 days. I have a plan. But if I can't find anyone on couchsurfing to let me sleep, I'll be fucked. Acommodation will take at least half of my planned budget, so I'd either have to resize it (and forget about Miata when I go back home), or cut it on other stuff (...eh, I guess I could try to hitchhike from Osaka to Tokyo, but it would be very hard for a male).
But, I'll be in Japan (during cherry blossom season nonetheless). Korea gets kinda boring after a while (currently studying there, but from Eastern Europe).

Will it be worth it? If I don't die of fucking stress, probably yes, since I won't get another chance. Doesn't mean I can't hate it.
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>>26385111
>>26385111
Also, when you are a normie abroad, you immediately cease to be a normie.
Therefore, if you are not a normie, and you struggle to communicate with normies in your homecountry, it is easier abroad, because most of the foreigners are non-normies.
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>>26389062
No, not really. Communication skills don't include only spoken/written language, but also the ability to ask random people for directions. And that requires some confidence, maybe even more than normally, since you can't be sure you will be understood.
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>>26384563
Because traveling alone is the most beautiful thing in the world. You can completely escape who you are back home, nobody knows you, nobody judges.

I often take on a certain persona when I travel, the new experiences are great and it feels as if I get to live multiple lives.

Normies just travel to "party" and because they think it makes them better somehow. They go with friends and they only interact with said friends. For them it is just like home sans the view.
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I enjoy travelling about, but chances are i'd never go to the same places twice unless they were really that good.
Managed to travel to a couple countries in yurop and back home for about 150 dosh altogether on travelling alone, peak time to do it when flying and train times where they cost like 25 euros at most
It felt like an adventure in my vidya, roaming and seeing these new places yourself, berlin wall and gates of germany, catacombs in italy, the homes in the cliffs at greece and the belgium towns that have been built around the water flows/rivers

Sadly normies can't appreciate these things and just go to boring places like spain for "sun, sea, booze and sex" and see nothing else besides the bar district down the road.
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Helps them brag and they can't have their experiences mocked because muh subjectivity.
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>>26384563
Traveling for them is staying at a 5 star hotel in some south american or caribbean shithole where one night costs a fraction of what it would cost in the 1st world. They go to all the tourist spots listed on the brochure and go back saying "omg *insert 3rd world shithole* is amazing xDDD"

This is the reality of normaltravel.
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sex tourism is literally the only reason to travel. even robots are treated like chad in places like DR and Colombia
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