What is travel?

  • (verb): Travel upon or across.
    Example: "Travel the oceans"
    Synonyms: journey
    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:

Travel Safety
... It's important to take precautions to ensure travel safety ... 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 ...
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 ... do not usually sell directly to the public, but act as wholesalers to retail travel agencies ... 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 ... database will retain record of names, addresses, telephone numbers, seat bookings, travel itineraries and credit card details, which will be kept for 'no more than 10 years' ...
William Peel (Royal Navy Officer) - Travel
... Captain Peel wrote A Ride through the Nubian Desert (1852), detailing his travels of the preceding year ...
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":

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

Famous quotes containing the word travel:

    Good news about someone never gets past the door, but bad news will travel a thousand leagues away.
    Chinese proverb.

    I was born and raised in a neighborhood called Noah’s Ark. If you didn’t travel in pairs, you just didn’t travel.
    Stanley Shapiro (1925–1990)

    When you travel to the Celestial City, carry no letter of introduction. When you knock, ask to see God,—none of the servants.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)