//
You are reading a post from Best Puerto Vallarta Tours...
and more, Out and about in Puerto Vallarta

Hodophobia, the fear of traveling….

For many people there is a real fear of taking those first steps and these fears hold them back from leaving the country and, perhaps even their own state.  They  just can’t bring themselves to make the arrangements – it’s all too daunting. Packing, getting themselves to the airport, the TSA, arriving in a foreign airport…

For those with the fear of traveling, whether it’s for business or pleasure, consider the following:

Fear of Flying
It’s best to get professional help. Group therapy or counseling can help you overcome your anxiety around the fear of flying. You’ll need to get to the root cause in order to overcome it and make your travels bearable.

Turn off the News
Much of our fear about a destination comes from what we read in the news and hear from friends. Those negative stories about a place: the crime rate, a natural disaster, a public transportation accident, etc. In reality, what’s reported in the news rarely affects the traveler’s experience.

When the Pain of Not Going Outweighs the Fear of Travel
Whether it’s in business, your personal life or in travel, we are rarely moved to make a change until the pain and fear (or laziness) of not doing it overcomes the pain and fear (or laziness) of doing it.

Much of life is like this. We don’t make a move until we really have to.

Take Baby Steps
Start small. Take a trip to see a friend in another city or visit a family member who’s living abroad. The idea is to get comfortable with the process until you feel confident enough to build up to the trip.

Puerto Vallarta is absolutely safe and friendly, contact us, we will be happy to help you plan your trip and take the anxiety away.

PuertoVallartaToursAndActivities.com

Advertisements

About Best Puerto Vallarta Tours

Best Puerto Vallarta Tours blogs about Puerto Vallarta and all the best activities and tours here in P.V. Best Tours in Puerto Vallarta also has a great list of things not to be missed, taxis rules, buses, and other odd info bits and dos and don'ts in Puerto Vallarta. So whether you are a casual vacationer or the seasoned traveler, our blog is meant just for you! Welcome to our home...

Discussion

Trackbacks/Pingbacks

  1. Pingback: Hodophobia, the fear of traveling…. « Krystal Hotels Timeshare Program - August 2, 2012

  2. Pingback: Hodophobia, the fear of traveling…. | Mexico Discovery - August 2, 2012

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Twitter

Puerto Vallarta Tours and Activities

August 2012
S M T W T F S
« Jul   Sep »
 1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293031  

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email. From Best Puerto Vallarta Tours employees, your email address is not shared with any Third Parties.

Join 1,108 other followers

Puerto Vallarta Tours and Activities – Lists

%d bloggers like this: