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Why Travel Like a Local and How to Do It

How? Roaming data is the answer

The best way to travel the world isn’t about your budget or through a “touristy” itinerary; rather explore and live like the locals do—at least for a coupld of a days. 

How? Roaming data is the answer. Here are five reasons why you should go local when traveling. 

1. It will give you time to explore and take in the view

Every country has a wealth of sights to see. Here's the downside, you jampack your schedule to do and see everything, which really gives you less time to soak up the view or live in the moment.

You don't have to see it all. Go ahead and explore the place on your own and at your own pace. Sit back, have breakfast and strike up a conversation with the locals. Who knows, they might even give you tips on what to do, where to go, etc. 

2. It will take you off the beaten path

Getting off the tourist path means that you’ll explore more of a place's hidden gems. There's truly more to see to a city or country than it's common attractions. 

3. It will push you out of your comfort zone

Traveling itself is an activity outside your comfort zone. But wanting to do things differently will push you to start a conversation with a complete stranger or try something you've never tried before. So go ahead, get lost and wander. 

4. It will make you travel for experience

Traveling always comes with a detailed list of everything comprised of daily schedules, must brings and must-do's. While following the plan can keep you on track, it can also keep you from doing things spontaneously. Live a little, it won't kill you.  

Safe travels everyone!

Alex Lara

is a creative that loves to tell stories through art direction and curating images that capture, inspire and excite whoever sees them.

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