24 March, 2017
It’s Time for a Change of Scenery
Have you found that lately you look around and see the same old boring things? Do you feel like every weekend you do the same activities with the same people? When was the last time you got out of your comfort zone? When was the last time you didn’t know what you would be doing in 24 hours? It’s so easy to fall into the habit of routine. It’s comfortable and we do it for a reason. We like to know what’s going on and how our days will look. However, it seems that as a society we have taken this to the extreme. You need to make a conscious effort to force yourself to do something truly fun and exciting. Have you considered that now is the best time to do it? Putting off an exciting vacation until next year, until you have more time or money may sound like the responsible choice, but no time is guaranteed and no one wants to live with regret. It’s time that you took your life into your own hands and did something about the monotony.
What’s the first thing that comes to your mind when you hear Vietnam? If it’s not beautiful beaches, friendly people, or cheap food and drinks then you need to take some time to look into this amazing country. There’s so much to do, you won’t even know where to start! Luckily, there are people who plan holidays to Vietnam – My Way Travel is one of them!
As time passes have you been challenging yourself to continue to learn new things? It’s important for long-term heath and well-being to continue to learn, grow and challenge ourselves. Now, maybe taking a math class or learning to code on a computer doesn’t feel like something you want to do on your weekends, and no one blames you for that. Have you considered taking a cooking class? Imagine spending time in beautiful Vietnam, learning to look local cuisine with some of the kindest people you will ever encounter. You will be learning, growing, helping the local economy and actually enjoying yourself! Not to mention, your friends and family will be amazed by your new talents when you return home and host your first dinner party.
Okay, we know that not everyone loves to cook or even has a desire to learn how. If you are more the adventure type, you would find yourself in paradise. You could spend a day visiting the DMZ (demilitarized zone) and looking into tunnels used by the Viet Cong. Whether you are a history buff or not, you will learn and see more than you ever thought possible. The memories you make on this adventure will last forever and you will come home with stories to share for generations. If you like cycling, you can take different tours that show you local life and shops, ancient temples and breathtaking scenery. It’s common to take a boat tour and visit local floating markets. You will get to be a part of something that feels like it’s from another world. The activities that you partake in will feel truly priceless because they are.
It’s no secret that stress kills. We all know how dangerous stress is for our health and for those we love who try and help us. Unfortunately, it’s so difficult to relax and forget about all of the things that we feel weighing on our shoulders. Do you have healthy habits to reduce your stress? Imagine yourself on a beach with white sand. Maybe you’re sitting in the shade or maybe you are relaxing on the sand getting a tan. Do you have a fruity drink in your hand? How about a good book? Maybe you have both of these things! When traveling, you are in control of your vacation. You can decide how little or how much you do. Planning a vacation doesn’t have to be another thing to stress about. With a little help, you can have your entire vacation planned just the way you want it within a few days and you can spend months leading up to your trip simply being excited for all the amazing things that you are going to do and see.
You control your life. You are the only one who can decide what your future is going to look like. Do you want to look around every weekend, knowing exactly what is going to happen at every moment? Having the same conversations with the same people? It’s possible to take your life back and plan the adventure of a lifetime! You could go alone and explore the other side of the world or you could take your family and friends to make memories that will be talked about around the table for years to come. There’s no need to live your life stressed and unfulfilled. Now’s the time to do something amazing!