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THE ARRIVALS

A STUDY ON HOW TRAVEL CHANGES US

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BEHIND EVERY TRAVELER IS SOMEONE WHO LOVES THEM

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Do you wonder what the story is behind Annika’s smile and Mette’s tears as they see their loved ones walking through the doors?

GOING PLACES TAKE US PLACES

TRAVEL CHANGES US - AND WE BELIEVE IT'S FOR THE BETTER.

A survey conducted by Epinion in Sweden, Denmark and Norway examines how travel changes us.

See some of the uplifting findings and download the report below.

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KEY FINDING #1

WE BRING HOME PERSPECTIVE

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Frequent travelers are more interested in political matters and want to use the experiences from their travels to improve Scandinavia.

KEY FINDING #2

SOMETIMES WE CHANGE THE WORLD

72 % of frequent travelers think globally compared to 44 % in the group who had not traveled in the past year, and they are likely to feel that they contribute to the development of their country.

KEY FINDING #3

SOMETIMES THE WORLD CHANGES US

Just one trip abroad a year makes you more likely to describe yourself as open-minded to other people and cultures.

KEY FINDING #4

WE FIND LOVE

Travelers are perceived as attractive.

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KEY FINDING #5

WE FALL IN LOVE WITH WHAT WE LEFT BACK HOME

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Traveling makes us consider the important things in life, and especially reflect on our loved ones.

KEY FINDING #6

WE BRING HOME JOY

Insights into new cultures is the main source to the joy of traveling.

KEY FINDING #7

WE COME BACK WITH NEW PRIORITIES

Traveling is seen as an important part of a satisfying life. Even very frequent travelers often wish, that they could travel more.

60 % say that traveling brings new ideas to their life, and that traveling gives you knowledge that you bring home to you own culture.