People travel almost every day, for leisure or official reasons. Itmay be distant destinations or locally. For a successful trip, onehas to choose the right mode or transport, make a timeline and makeother necessary arrangements. One also has to choose betweentraveling alone or with friends. The choices one makes significantlydetermine whether their goals will be met to the satisfaction. Thispaper will compare and contrast traveling alone and traveling withfriends.
Traveling with friends is more fun than when alone. For example, onepeople to talk to, discover items on the way, play with, and soforth. When one is not sure of where he or she is heading to, theycan combine effort and find their way. Moreover, one feels the warmthof friends, thereby having no moments of loneliness. One the otherhand, if one travels alone, he or she will have less fun since thepeople around them will be strangers. They can only cling to whatthey know.
Traveling with friends allows one to carry out many activities unlikewhen one goes alone. Their friends allow them to enjoy manyactivities they would not have done alone. Together with the friends,they can generate more ideas of possible activities to undertake.Moreover, though it may be possible for one to take some activitiesalone, they end up being boring and monotonous since one doeseverything alone, which is contrary to when with friends. They makethe activities lively.
Travelling alone allows you to maintain high levels of privacy unlikewhen traveling with friends. It would be more advisable to travelalone if one wants to maintain their privacy. When traveling withfriends, very little remain private. When traveling with friends, youmay be forced to use the same facilities including washrooms, storageand so forth, which exposes what one may consider private. Forexample, meeting new people while traveling with friends can only bedone if one does not mind others discovering the people they aremeeting.
Whether to travelalone or with friends is subject to personal preferences. It isarrived at after an analysis of what one wants is done and the twooptions weighted against each other. Based on the above, travelingwith friends is better than traveling alone.