Who said marriage or maintaining a relationship is an easy task?
We all have our bad experiences when it comes to dealing with a relationship.
We are so busy in our daily life that there isn’t a much exciting thing to do. We work hard to earn money and aim to provide a better living for ourselves.
Doing the same activity and dealing with the stress of city life makes our life dull and boring. It leaves no spark in a relationship.
My Husband and I have a similar story. Living in a city can be hectic, hardly have time to communicate with each other. We can’t complain because I believe in this competitive world if you want to live a good life then you have to work hard to succeed in your dreams.
This lifestyle has taken a toll on our relationship. But every penny you earn and dream you run after will goes in vain if you aren’t happy.
So, we decided to travel more and give our relationship more time and understanding. We make sure to go on a frequent holiday. I can guarantee from my experience that “travel is a therapeutic experience.”
Travel brings us closer to each other and bonds us strong.
Here I will share 12 amazing reasons that every couple should follow and know how traveling can strengthen their relationship.
Develop mutual trust
Trust is the key factor in every relationship. The more you will travel with your partner; mutual trust will tend to develop.
There will be situations where you need to keep faith in each other altogether. There will be several decision-making situations on your way, with the mutual trust you can rely on each other.
Note: Traveling teaches you to trust each other.
Spend more time together
It is strange that when you are at home due to circumstances like work or a busy schedule or too much involvement in laptops and mobile phones you don’t get to spend much time with each other. But when you are traveling all the time is yours.
Traveling is the best way to dedicate all your time to each other. You can spend more time together in exploring beautiful places, in eating or relaxing.
Improves intimacy and romance
Traveling together and exploring new places is stress-free. Travel makes you forget about your work life and refreshes your mind. As a result, it brings you closer and improves your intimacy with each other.
It says that couples those who travel often are much happier than those who lead a regular hectic city life.
Romance and intimacy is an essential factor in a happy relationship.
As you get to spend more and more quality time together, eventually communication between the two increases. Both can communicate about things, life, plans, places and it goes on.
Make conversations; most couples fail to understand each other’s needs because they fail to communicate. Communication in any relationship is about connecting with your partner, emotionally or verbally.
Travel teaches to keep patience
Every person doesn’t have this positive trait- “patience.” When you are traveling with your partner, both will have a different opinion, likes, and dislikes. Keeping patience on your partner will boost love whereas impatience might ruin your moment.
Live the best moments together
Try to share and live all the good moments together. Create your exciting travel experiences that you can cherish later in your life.
Throughout your travel, there will be several such moments that will be forever unique and unforgettable. Try to live those precious time it will increase the mutual love and take your relationship to one step ahead.
Respect each other’s limitations
When traveling together, you will discover each other’s weakness and strength. As a partner, treat with respect and complement each other.
If your partner isn’t comfortable hiking into a jungle because she is scared, tell her “its okay.”
There are tons of adventurous activities to do. Encourage her, support her and make her feel safe. Say these words like “don’t be scared, I am with you or okay if you aren’t comfortable, we can enjoy something else.”
I can tell this actually works.
Be each other’s emotional and mental support
Traveling teaches how to support and take care of each other emotionally and mentally. When you step out of your comfort zones, you can’t be sure of any situations. When you are together, that means you have each other in bad and good times.
If your partner falls sick, then don’t leave her in your hotel room and go alone to explore instead be there by your partner’s side.
Travel makes you more responsible towards each other
Traveling will make both you and your partner responsible. The more you will start traveling it will make you accountable and courageous enough to keep each other safe and secure from the risk.
Like for example, while traveling both won’t do such things that might put you in danger.
Go on an early morning walk
Walking miles together by the beach side or in a park is a fantastic thing that a couple can always do.
We as a couple love to cherish small moments like having tea or coffee or a walk or take selfies which is fun.
Try to enjoy doing small activities. It isn’t always important that we do grand celebrations to cherish even to strengthen your relationship small efforts are enough.
Do travel packing together
Help each other by doing travel packing. Make a list of things that you will carry along. Pack those items that you think you both need, but it is worth to make an effort to do the packing together.
It is a fun and quite an enjoyable thing to do. To make it interesting, both can discuss and then start packing each other’s suitcase and bag for the travel.
Share secrets with each other
You all have dirty and funny secrets. When relaxing at your hotel room, both can share funny secrets that you have experienced or done in your school or college days.
Share crazy things that you might have done with your friends on a trip. It is an attempt to know about each other.
You can share and do crazy, unnecessary kinds of stuff when you travel because both have plenty of time and ultimate freedom from the hectic life.
A relationship is like a long road which needs love, care, respect, commitment and it is a long list.
Traveling together will give you time to build your relationship and a lifetime of memorable moments. Travel teaches a couple, a lot of traits which is helpful in maintaining the relationship in the long run.
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I am Paulomi Dutta stay in Pune, India with my loving husband. I love to read, travel and cook. I have been thinking about blogging for the past three years and now finally all is set to start my World Up Close. I will be writing about places, relationships, good and smart living and lastly, will be writing on money and financial tips. My motive is to help others through whatever knowledge I have and can share with you all. Being an introvert person, two things I love the most painting and writing. Both involve sharing thoughts with the outer world.
I hope my little effort to help through my articles will be appreciable and noticed.