“Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness, and many of our people need it sorely on these accounts. Broad, wholesome, charitable views of men and things cannot be acquired by vegetating in one little corner of the earth all one's lifetime.”
I love Mark's succinct explanation of why we should all spend more time traveling and learning about far-away places, cultures, history and people. More great quotes from Mark Twain can be found here
Below are some of the trips I've done with in photos and few words.