Travel Quotes

Travel quotes always get us motivated for new destinations and ready for new experiences. These inspirational travel quotes by famous, and not so famous, travellers brings out our inner Wanderlust.

We hope these travel quotes will inspire, at least one out there, to pack your bags and leave for the unknown.

1. “A journey is best measured in friends, rather than miles.” – Tim Cahill

2. “Tourists don’t know where they’ve been, travelers don’t know where they’re going.” – Paul Theroux

3. “Remember that happiness is a way of travel – not a destination.” – Roy M. Goodman

4. “If you reject the food, ignore the customs, fear the religion and avoid the people, you might better stay at home.” – James Michener

5. “When preparing to travel, lay out all your clothes and all your money. Then take half the clothes and twice the money.” – Susan Heller

6. “We travel not to escape life, but for life not to escape us.” – Anonymous

7. “The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only one page.” – Saint Augustine

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8. “Investment in travel is an investment in yourself.” ~ Matthew Karsten

9 “Traveling – it leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller.” – Ibn Battuta

10. “The traveler sees what he sees, the tourist sees what he has come to see.” – G. K. Chesterton

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11. “Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do.” – Mark Twain

12. “To travel is to discover that everyone is wrong about other countries.” – Aldous Huxley

13. “Once a year, go someplace you’ve never been before.” – Anonymous

14.  “Take only memories, leave only footprints.” – Chief Seattle

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Travel Quotes

15. “I haven’t been everywhere, but it’s on my list.” – Susan Sontag

16. “Life begins at the end of your comfort zone.” – Neale Donald Walsch

17. “Not all those who wander are lost.” – J.R.R. Tolkien

18. “People don’t take trips, trips take people.” – John Steinbeck

19. “You don’t have to be rich to travel well.” – Eugene Fodor

20. “We travel, some of us forever, to seek other places, other lives, other souls.” – Anais Nin

21 “No place is ever as bad as they tell you it’s going to be.” – Chuck Thompson

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22. “Life is either a daring adventure or nothing.” – Helen Keller

23. “I travel a lot; I hate having my life disrupted by routine.” – Caskie Stinnett

24. “It is not down in any map; true places never are.” – Herman Melville

25. “I am not the same, having seen the moon shine on the other side of the world.” – Mary Anne Radmacher

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26. “Stop worrying about the potholes in the road and enjoy the journey.” – Babs Hoffman

27. “He who would travel happily must travel light.” – Antoine de St. Exupery

28. “Our happiest moments as tourists always seem to come when we stumble upon one thing while in pursuit of something else.” — Lawrence Block

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Travel Quotes

29. “The man who goes alone can start today; but he who travels with another must wait till that other is ready.” – Henry David Thoreau

30. “Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore.” – Andre Gide

31. “Traveling tends to magnify all human emotions.” — Peter Hoeg

32. “When overseas you learn more about your own country, than you do the place you’re visiting.” – Clint Borgen

33. “The more I traveled the more I realized that fear makes strangers of people who should be friends.” – Shirley MacLaine

34. “People travel to faraway places to watch, in fascination, the kind of people they ignore at home.” – Dagobert D. Runes

35. “A journey is like marriage. The certain way to be wrong is to think you control it.” – John Steinbeck

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Travel Quotes

36. “No one realizes how beautiful it is to travel until he comes home and rests his head on his old, familiar pillow.” – Lin Yutang 

37. “For my part, I travel not to go anywhere, but to go. I travel for travel’s sake. The great affair is to move.” – Robert Louis Stevenson

38. “One’s destination is never a place, but a new way of seeing things.” – Henry Miller

39. “To awaken quite alone in a strange town is one of the pleasantest sensations in the world.” – Freya Stark

40. “Don’t tell me how educated you are, tell me how much you traveled.” – Mohammed

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That was the best travel the world quotes in our opinion. What is your favourite travel quote ?






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