What is travel?

  • (noun): The act of going from one place to another.
    Example: "He enjoyed selling but he hated the travel"
    Synonyms: traveling, travelling
    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
... See also Air 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 billion journeys ...
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 than 10 years' ...
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 ... not usually sell directly to the public, but act as wholesalers to retail travel agencies ...
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): Self-propelled movement.
    Synonyms: locomotion
  • (verb): Undergo transportation as in a vehicle.
    Example: "We travelled North on Rte. 508"
  • (verb): Undertake a journey or trip.
    Synonyms: journey
  • (verb): Change location; move, travel, or proceed.
    Synonyms: go, move, locomote
  • (noun): A movement through space that changes the location of something.
    Synonyms: change of location
  • (verb): Travel upon or across.
    Example: "Travel the oceans"
    Synonyms: journey
  • (verb): Make a trip for pleasure.
    Synonyms: trip, jaunt
  • (verb): Travel from place to place, as for the purpose of finding work, preaching, or acting as a judge.
    Synonyms: move around

Famous quotes containing the word travel:

    Two roads diverged in a yellow wood,
    And sorry I could not travel both
    And be one traveler, long I stood
    And looked down one as far as I could
    Robert Frost (1874–1963)

    I should like to oblige you, but with people like us, we must be able to travel faster than our clients.
    Stanley Kubrick (b. 1928)

    Henceforth I whimper no more, postpone no more, need nothing,
    Done with indoor complaints, libraries, querulous criticisms,
    Strong and content I travel the open road.
    Walt Whitman (1819–1892)