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Pre-travel Blues???

Travel Forums General Talk Pre-travel Blues???

1. Posted by Cay (Budding Member 34 posts) 8y

I have them with only a week left till i head out. Everything is done...work is over, college is over, friends are away, everything i need for my trip is bought and laying next to my bag. Oh how i am missing the crazyness that has been my life in the last few weeks.

2. Posted by TLWH (Travel Guru 516 posts) 8y

As soon as you step off the plane, boat, train it will start again!!

Stick to busy hotels for a while if feeling blue by yourself.

Enjoy being free!!

3. Posted by Cay (Budding Member 34 posts) 8y

It's only because i have nowhere to go or do till next sunday..after that all will be good!

4. Posted by Erik85 (Respected Member 274 posts) 8y

Never knew there was such a thing! Look forward with excitement, do some research and daydreaming at the places you'll be visiting, enjoy eating home cooked meals and party with family and friends as you'll be spending a lot of time without them!

5. Posted by Cay (Budding Member 34 posts) 8y

With packing and getting everything out of the way i have relaxed alot now!

6. Posted by jadeverell (Respected Member 255 posts) 8y

Ha, i was actually gonna write a similar post this morning.

I have 33 days until i bugger off (19 more work days ) and it feels like it is dragging so much. Every morning when me and my girlfriend wake up, we always remind each other that we only have a few more weeks to endure and will soon be out of the rain and cold, and hopefully on a beach in the sun very soon.

Even though we can not wait to leave we are getting a little anxious and nervous about leaving our 'secure' day-to-day routine and feel the stress is building.....plus the motivation to work is rapidly going down.

We are just starting to tie up loose ends like cancelling standing orders, buying insurance and saying good bye to all our friends and family.

But yeh, i can defiantly relate to the pre-departure blues.........feels like a life time until i leave.

JD

7. Posted by Cay (Budding Member 34 posts) 8y

Yea can deffinatly relate. It's only lately that this has been happening as i was up to my eye balls in coursework and work so it was really in the back of my mind for about 4 weeks. But now that everything has finished and it's so close i am really nervous but so excited at the same time.

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