Building meaningful relationships is vital to our overall health and well-being. Perhaps you have a close-knit circle of friends and relatives with whom you connect regularly. But have you been looking to broaden your circle? Meeting new and interesting people can be refreshing and uplifting. How can you connect with new acquaintances outside of your neighboring community? Travel more.
Did you know there are tours that cater to the “mature” traveler? Fun options are plentiful. Check out tours featuring personal interests or hobbies, cruises that highlight culinary specialties at exotic ports of call, domestic vacations showcasing architectural designs, wellness excursions that indulge your senses, hiking expeditions through national parks, and so on. Your next vacation is just a few clicks away.
And if you’re concerned about going solo, hook up with companies that specialize in singles travel. Peace of mind is paramount. Relax and feel safe when traveling with your chosen group. Embarking on a themed adventure with an expert travel guide is a great way to gain a unique perspective and expand your view of the world.
Staying socially active as you age promotes whole health. Traveling can provide opportunities to engage with people from various backgrounds and experiences. You might even establish long-term friendships and create special bonds that would not have been possible had you not reserved your ticket.
Where do you want to go and what do you want to see? There will be other people with the same interests. Expand your social network. Pair your interests with your destination and begin to build relationships outside of your hometown.
Traveling has numerous personal benefits. It enriches your life experiences, helps you practice communication skills, creates shareable memories, boosts your confidence, and makes real-life learning fun. Periodically, take a break from your daily routine— enjoy a fresh, new scene.
Set a loving intention for yourself by planning an exciting getaway. Begin making a list of travel preferences, interests and itineraries. Investigate the social benefits and set up an appointment to discuss the details with your travel agent. Take a deep, cleansing breath. Now close your eyes and visualize how this lifestyle change can prepare you for your amazing second half.
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In love, peace and health--
Your feminine glow guide,
T. Kari Mitchell, M.Ed.
Certified Holistic Health Coach
When your spirit is nourished, your inner light produces an outer glow reflecting your beauty and truth.