For start, it’s true that traveling is a way of experiencing the unknown, over the years tourism has been growing more and more, being one of the most powerful sectors, as a result bringing various of opportunities for personal and professional growth. Educational tourism is created from the need and desire of people to learn.
Have you wondered, are there any people who only travel for an educational purpose? Well, in fact, yes. Just experiencing new realities is learning. As the writer Émile Zola said, “nothing develops intelligence as much as traveling”. Although it’s true, not always the main reason for a trip is education. However, among the acquired experiences that a trip involves knowledge in addition.
In Ostelea’s blog about the top trends in tourism worldwide, the writer highlights that travelers are more likely to travel due to the combination of educational value’s ad local culture. According to a research done by Future Market Insights, it projects that in the global market, educational tourism registered a year-on-year growth of 16.5% in 2021, demonstrating that learning is at the forefront of travel.
Overall, traveling is a unique and extraordinary experience. You learn to create connections and networking with people around the world, learn and understand the traditions of other cultures, deep in your professional area in international forums. Evidently, traveling is learning.