Travel or Tour?

“The traveler sees what he sees. The tourist sees what he has come to see.”
― G.K. Chesterton

There is a distinction between travelers and tourists. I’ve never wanted to be a tourist. Don’t get me wrong, I do like to see things when I travel. For instance, when we went to Jordan, we planned to see some touristy things. Petra is a renowned tourist destination. One of the new seven wonders of the world.
IMG_0806_2The experts say you need days to explore the site. Probably true. But Bella’s “Look and Leave Tours” approach saw what we needed to see in a few hours and carved out enough time to see Jerusalem.

Western WallGet out and see the world. Be flexible and you’ll see more of it.



I'm an engineer, a veteran, and an avid traveler. I agree with Robert Louis Stevenson - "I travel not to go anywhere, but to go. I travel for travel's sake. The great affair is to move."

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