Why do people travel?
Well, many people travel because they want to see other countries and visit places that are famous, interesting or beautiful.
People also travel to meet new friends, to try new kinds of food,
to experience life in other parts of the world or simply to get away from cold weather.
Yet there are other reasons why people travel.
Many of today’s travellers are looking for an unusual experience
and adventure travel is becoming more and more popular.
Here is a quick look at two popular activities: hiking and rafting.
Instead of spending your vacation on a bus, in a hotel or sitting on the beach, you may want to try hiking.
Hiking is a great way to travel.
You will get close to nature and take exercise at the same time.
Hiking is easy to do and doesn’t have to be very expensive.
You can hike close to home or travel to other places.
The basic equipment you need for hiking is simple: good shoes, clothes, and a backpack.
You can hike in the mountains, in a forest or along ariver.
You can also go for a hike in the city.
Hiking is fun and exciting, but you shouldn’t forget safety.
Here are some basic tips for successful hiking:
·Don’t hike alone.
·Tell someone where you are going.
·Bring Water and a good map.
·Watch out for dangers, such as spiders, snakes, or poisonous plants.
·Wear a hat to protect yourself from the sun.
·Bring a cellphone if you have one.