Our Brains Need Vacations
Now there's proof - research that shows our brains NEED vacations.
Travel can help us be more creative, get new perspectives. Some people have epiphanies while traveling. Have you ever had one? One epiphany I've had while traveling is that I need to travel more! Also, I believe travel has made me more accepting and appreciative of diversity in the world.
For creativity, the research shows stronger effects for people who live abroad for longer periods of time vs shorter periods of time. Hhhmm.......
Why your brain needs vacations - CNN.com