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Why We Travel

“So travel, for many of us, is a quest for not just the unknown, but the unknowing”


I think that this sentence is particularly witty and interesting because of its truth. Pico Iyer says here that travel is a personal journey because a traveler sees and learns new things. Travel is both about the things one sees and what a traveler learns. This new insight or knowledge for the unknowing provides new context for the unknown