Can travel change your life? Those who are passionate about globetrotting would answer that question with a resounding yes.
How Travel Shapes Your Life
Four in five people believe travel improves their general mood and outlook toward life, according to a study by the Transamerica Center for Retirement. And more than half the people in a survey by the Wagner Group said that travel where people felt they learned something new was transformative.
How VAST Creates Life-Changing Travel
For 15 years, a Virtuoso program has helped bring memorable experiences to travelers. Participants in the Virtuoso Active and Specialty Travel program (better known as VAST) create once-in-a-lifetime bucket-list experiences such as cycling in Provence, spotting the Big 5 on an African safari and taking cooking classes in Thailand. VAST unites companies that offer these kinds of active and specialty experiences with advisors who specialize in this style of travel.
Consider just a few possibilities from VAST participants for life-changing travel:
- Skiing the Alps
- Experiencing the wildlife of the Galapagos
- Discovering Machu Picchu
- Taking a train through Canada’s Rocky Mountains
- Living the life of a cowboy or cowgirl on a Montana ranch
- Attend a major sporting event like the Kentucky Derby or Super Bowl
6 Personal Stories
VAST’s 500 advisors and 41 partners practice what they preach. They’ve traveled the world for ways to engage physically and emotionally with the distinctive nature, culture and geography of a destination. Click here to discover 6 stories from VAST advisors and suppliers about their own life-changing travel.
Booking Your Own Life-Changing Travel
If you’re looking for your own life-changing travel experience, you can find a VAST advisor to make it a reality at virtuoso.com. They’ll consult with you to design a trip that has meaning for you. You’ll come home transformed.
How has travel changed your life? Leave a comment and let us know.