Travel

Travel is the movement of people or objects (such as airplanes, boats, trains and other conveyances) between relatively distant geographical locations.

Read more about Travel:  Etymology, Purpose and Motivation, Travel Safety

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William Peel (Royal Navy Officer) - Travel
... Captain Peel wrote A Ride through the Nubian Desert (1852), detailing his travels of the preceding year. ...
Travel Agency - Consolidators
... Airline consolidators and other types of travel consolidators and wholesalers are high volume sales companies that specialize in selling to niche markets ... sell directly to the public, but act as wholesalers to retail travel agencies ... Commonly, the sole purpose of consolidators is to sell to ethnic niches in the travel industry ...
Mass Surveillance - State Enforced - United Kingdom - Overseas Travel
... the government is planning a database to track and store records of all international travel into and out of the UK ... of names, addresses, telephone numbers, seat bookings, travel itineraries and credit card details, which will be kept for 'no more than 10 years' ...
Travel Safety
... and Automobile safety It's important to take precautions to ensure travel safety ... There are three main statistics which may be used to compare the safety of various forms of travel (based on a DETR survey in October 2000) Deaths per ...
Summary of Evidence For A Spherical Earth
... The sun is lower in the sky as you travel north, but stars such as Polaris, the north star, are higher in the sky ... Local times are confirmed later by travel using chronometers and telegraphic communication ... When you travel far south, to Ethiopia or India, the sun throws a shadow south at certain times of the year ...

Famous quotes containing the word travel:

    I pity the man who can travel from Dan to Beersheba, and cry, ‘Tis all barren—and so it is; and so is all the world to him who will not cultivate the fruits it offers.
    Laurence Sterne (1713–1768)

    To get away from one’s working environment is, in a sense, to get away from one’s self; and this is often the chief advantage of travel and change.
    Charles Horton Cooley (1864–1929)

    Travelling, gentlemen, is medieval, today we have means of communication, not to speak of tomorrow and the day after, means of communication that bring the world into our homes, to travel from one place to another is atavistic.
    Max Frisch (1911–1991)