One of the topics later in the textbook addresses the notion of experiences and personal transformation. It is an important concept that we have even used as the focus of an exam question. One of the best and easiest examples of a transformative experience to understand is “Travel”. Many of us that have ‘done’ the big trip readily identify how the travel experience changed us as a person.

Here is an interesting short video from The School of Life that asks you to explore the transformative nature of the travel experience.

The questions they ask provide some interesting food for thought.

And while travel for many is a fantastic experience with countries all fighting for the tourist dollar one country is doing their best to ask potential visitors to reconsider.
New Zealand what were you thinking??????
Reasons not to visit New Zealand.

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