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I'm sure Steve McQueen would have made it look easy
I’m sure Steve McQueen would have made it look easy

Everybody travels, whether going down to the market, tramping across hillsides at the weekend, taking holidays, traveling in the imagination from your armchair or undertaking a full-scale expedition.

 

In ages past, the main reasons for moving around voluntarily would have been in search of seasonal or scattered resources, or as a pilgrimage to try and improve your lot on earth or in the afterlife, involuntary travel might involve being captured and deported as a slave or conscripted in somebody’s army !

 

Nowadays, people can travel at the drop of a credit card, and it is one of the largest businesses in the world, some countries almost entirely dependent on tourism.

 

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