Everyone keeps saying how important it is to travel. So what's all this fuss about? Why do people travel and love travelling? More importantly: why should we travel more? The benefits of traveling are not just a one-time thing: traveling changes you physically and psychologically. Having little time or money isn't a valid excuse. You can fly for cheap very easily. If you have a full-time job and a family, you can still travel on the weekends or holidays, even with a baby. Here are some of the main benefits of traveling. And I'm sure that once you get started, you'll find some more yourself! 1.