7 words for travel lovers to express travel feeling

words for travel lovers

Travel amaze us with its beauty, makes us feel countless no. of emotions we’ve never felt, and leaves us speechless and longing for more, we came across a treasure of words for travel lovers to describe how we perceive before, during, and after we travel.

There are some words for travel lovers that describe these beautiful feeling perfectly. These travel words are literary wealth which has been picked from languages around the world.So get ready to add some unfamiliar words to your collection of vocabulary.

1.Vagary (v.)

Origin: Latin
Pronunciation: va·gar·y
Meaning: A whimsical or traveling journey.

From Latin, vagārī meaning “to roam”, is an unpredictable idea, passion or action to traveling without acknowledging the destination, and not caring.

2.Livsnjutare (n)

Origin: Swedish
Pronunciation: livsnju-ta-re
Meaning: Someone who appreciate life profoundly and lives it to the extreme.

Something I truly believe in. Choose your venture and go!

3.Acatalepsy (n.)

Origin: Greek
Pronunciation: a-‘cat-a-lep-sE
Meaning: The thought that it is impossible to truly comprehend anything.

Henry Miller said, “One’s destination is never a place, but a new way of seeing things.” Do we ever really understand the society and what we perceive on our travels,  and how they mold us? Sometimes, if at all, it takes time to learn how these things change our lives.

4.Trouvaille (n.)

Origin: French
Pronunciation: trou·vaille
Meaning: A chance encounter with something wonderful.

Whether it’s tripping across a hidden back alley, a charming cafe, or uniting with a local, trouvaille represents those enchanting moments we encounter in our journeys.

5.Hygge (n.)

Origin: Danish
Pronunciation: hue-guh
Meaning: The warm feeling you get while enjoying the company of great friends and all life has to offer.

When you’re out for a meal with people you encounter during your journeys, and you sense happy content, and even serendipitous that you’re right where you’re expected to be.

6.Onism (n.)

Origin: Danish
Pronunciation: ON-is-em
Meaning: Awareness of how little of the world you’ll experience. The frustration of being stuck in just one body, that inhabits only one place at a time. I felt this way before going to Copenhagen!

Onism expresses the feeling of knowing that you’ll never be able to see it all. They say that the more you travel, the harder it gets to stay in one place.

7.Eudaimonia (n.)

Origin: Greek
Pronunciation: eu-dai-mo-nia
Meaning: A contented happy state.

That bursting sensation in your chest when you travel. When everything feels transcendent. Seeing something amazing to add in your experiences of my life, a feeling you won’t forget.


Read: How to enjoy your travel and best tips to save money for travel.

Buddy is a travel writer and the founder/main editor of http://mysticalroads.com . His passion for travel inspires him to seek new places, new adventures and sharing his travel experience to everyone. You can follow him on Twitter and Facebook.

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