What is travel?

  • (verb): Make a trip for pleasure.
    Synonyms: trip, jaunt
    See also — Additional definitions below

Travel

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

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Some articles on travel:

William Peel (Royal Navy Officer) - Travel
... Captain Peel wrote A Ride through the Nubian Desert (1852), detailing his travels of the preceding year ...
Travel Safety
... safety It's important to take precautions to ensure travel safety ... 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 billion journeys Bus 4.3 Rail 20 Van 20 Car 40 Foot 40 Water 90 Air 117 Bicycle ...
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 ... companies do not usually 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
... to track and store records of all international travel into and out of the UK ... The database will retain record of names, addresses, telephone numbers, seat bookings, travel itineraries and credit card details, which will be kept for 'no more ...
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 ...

More definitions of "travel":

  • (verb): Travel upon or across.
    Example: "Travel the oceans"
    Synonyms: journey
  • (noun): A movement through space that changes the location of something.
    Synonyms: change of location
  • (noun): Self-propelled movement.
    Synonyms: locomotion
  • (verb): Travel from place to place, as for the purpose of finding work, preaching, or acting as a judge.
    Synonyms: move around
  • (noun): The act of going from one place to another.
    Example: "He enjoyed selling but he hated the travel"
    Synonyms: traveling, travelling
  • (verb): Change location; move, travel, or proceed.
    Synonyms: go, move, locomote
  • (verb): Undergo transportation as in a vehicle.
    Example: "We travelled North on Rte. 508"
  • (verb): Undertake a journey or trip.
    Synonyms: journey

Famous quotes containing the word travel:

    Americans are rather like bad Bulgarian wine: they don’t travel well.
    Bernard Falk (1943–1990)

    So as to comprehend that the sky is blue everywhere one doesn’t need to travel around the world.
    Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe (1749–1832)

    Those craning birds are choice for you, songs that jump back
    To the built voice, or fly with winter to the bells,
    But do not travel down dumb wind like prodigals.
    Dylan Thomas (1914–1953)