Why the Journey Matters More Than Your Destination

Manali Oak Jun 26, 2019
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Because it's the journey that teaches you to live in the present, enjoy the chase however challenging it gets and cherish the progress without thinking about the prize.

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For the breathtaking views of green mountains, waterfalls and everything beautiful that makes you fall in love with 'travel'.

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For those non-scenic views on the way that make you realize you have to keep going even when there's nothing good around.

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Views of greenery and dreary deserts interleaving one another, make you realize, life changes at every mile.

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You know that even if destinations are hard-to-reach, bridges can be built.

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The journey makes you realize that treading difficult roads has a thrill of its own. You have to find your way; be the path dangerous or unknown.

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The journey makes you stronger. How high you can climb, how far you can go; the travel lets you know.

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You learn that sometimes even with no end in sight, you have to believe you will reach.

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The journey gives you a different 'world view', teaching you to look at life from far away, with a different perspective.

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There's no point brooding over the past or the future; present continuous is the only tense that exists.

Being in the now, journeys teach best.
Is the destination a travel's conclusion? No, it's the journey that's real and the destination's an illusion.