20 Ways to Overcome Homesickness When Traveling

Worried about getting homesick on your next adventure? Here are 20 tried and tested ways you can avoid feeling homesick during your travels – or at least make it easier to manage:

Prepare Yourself

Know that homesickness happens, and be prepared for it to take you by storm. You know your personality type. You know the place and people you’re leaving behind, and whether or not it’s a good or sad occasion (or a mixture of both). Admit you just might miss it. I find that when I over-prepare for homesickness, I’m normally rarely homesick at all.

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