As a child, we read out to the holes books about pirates, treasure island, treasure chest. Antarctica or South America, Hungary, Barbados, Israel, Jodhpur, Kuala Lumpur. Imagination painted exotic islands, open spaces of the distant seas, mysterious caves and treasures. Then we even could not imagine that will see it with your own eyes.
Since ancient times, people have traveled to other countries with different purposes - treatment, cognition of the world, recreation, education, pilgrimages and so on. Keep in mind that even for healthy people to acclimatize to an entirely new conditions required from 3 days to a week (with the age the acclimatization can be more difficult), so it is better to give up the idea of short-term traveling to strange countries.
Very popular is medical and health tourism. Travelers allowed the complex of procedures aimed at improving health. These include massage rooms, therapeutic baths (salt, mud, mineral), located in various sources (lakes, mountain landscapes), and others. All these procedures are beneficial to health. Why do so many of us love to travel? The main reason, of course, is the pursuit of entertainment.
Japanese garden or Versailles, Peter the Great monument or Antelope Canyon - how nice that the memories of the trip remain in the photos. Great reminiscences then return to the places where I was happy - Zimbabwe, Panama, Kangaroo Island or Yuanyang. Travel is a great anti-depressant. South America or Antarctica, Asia or Europe - the fate of the Earth and the people living on it is more and more dependent on the activity of the person, the behavior of each of us.