9.) It Builds Trust and Tolerance
When you spend time overseas, you will be exposed to different personalities, customs, and social rules, as well as new flavors, sceneries and scents. This journey will open your eyes and heart.
Mark Twain even confessed in his autobiographical book Innocents Abroad that travel is “fatal to prejudice, bigotry and narrow-mindedness,” and that “broad, wholesome, charitable views of men and things cannot be acquired by vegetating in one little corner of the earth all one’s lifetime.”
We couldn’t have said it better!