travel quotes inspirational

30 Inspiring Travel Quotes That Make Perfect Instagram Captions

It’s difficult to put into words just how transformational travel can be. Thankfully, artists, authors, philosophers, and world travelers have captured that essence in inspirational travel quotes that remind us of our past journeys and serve as fuel for future trips. We’ve rounded up some of the best travel quotes from the likes of Anthony Bourdain, Oprah Winfrey, and more, so you can get excited for your next bucket list trip. These beautiful quotes also make perfect travel captions for Instagram, so add them to your next post to encourage your followers to get out and explore.


Inspirational Travel Quotes 

“Once a year go somewhere you have never been before.” — Dalai Lama

“You lose sight of things…and when you travel, everything balances out.” — Daranna Gidel

“A traveler without observation is a bird without wings.” — Moslih Eddin Saadi

“When overseas, you learn more about your own country than you do the place you’re visiting.” — Clint Borgen

“It seems that the more places I see and experience, the bigger I realize the world to be. The more I become aware of, the more I realize how relatively little I know of it, how many places I have still to go, how much more there is to learn.” — Anthony Bourdain


RELATED: Find an Inspirational Speaker for Your Next Event

RELATED: Inspire Your Community to Support Tourism


“Certainly, travel is more than the seeing of sights; it is a change that goes on, deep and permanent, in the ideas of living.”  — Mary Ritter Beard

“Few places in this world are more dangerous than home. Fear not, therefore, to try the mountain passes. They will kill care, save you from deadly apathy, set you free, and call forth every faculty into vigorous, enthusiastic action.” — John Muir

“One does not discover new lands without consenting to lose sight of the shore for a very long time.” — Andre Gide

“No one realizes how beautiful it is to travel until he comes home and rests his head on his old, familiar pillow.” — Lin Yutang

“The man who goes alone can start today; but he who travels with another must wait till that other is ready.” — Henry David Thoreau

“Travel makes one modest. You see what a tiny place you occupy in the world.” — Gustave Flaubert

“A ship in harbor is safe, but that is not what ships are built for.” — John A. Shedd


Source: 30 Inspiring Travel Quotes That Make Perfect Instagram Captions


Back to Blog

Related Articles

What Does An Instructional Designer Do?

Education is a constantly evolving process. As new innovations and findings occur, educational...

Become An Instructor: How to Master Online Teaching in 5 Easy Steps

We get it. You’ve always wanted to teach tourism and try instructing an online course, but the...

Best Length For A Training Course: Instructional Design Consultant

The day has finally come: Today, you release your required annual local ambassador, staff and/or...