Being extrovert means you don’t really find difficulties when it comes to travel. It is because travel itself really suits extrovert’s tendencies based off their personalities. For example, extroverts tend to recharge themselves by being surrounded by people and talking to them. They also don’t find difficulty making friends with strangers. They also have tendencies to get bored if they stay still for too long so they always have urge to keep moving. If you have those tendencies, you might be extrovert. Of course, there are also people who have personality in between extrovert and introvert. For example, people like travelling and enjoying adventure but don’t really like socializing during those activities.
Enjoy your trip while being an extrovert
Just because you are extrovert doesn’t mean you cannot make your travel even more enjoyable. For example, when you travel all alone. It will make you easier to feel isolated or lonely. Extrovert need true connection during travel to truly enjoy it. Here are some tips for you extroverts, to enjoy your travel more.
Choose local housing for your accommodation
This way, you will get easier way to connect with the locals and make meaningful connection. Hotels bring you too sterile mood sometimes which make you feel isolated and lonely. Meanwhile, local housing bring more warmth and familiarity. You can meet people in the area and talk to them during breakfast.
Socialize during personal tasks
If you have some things to do during your travel such as checking your emails or simply playing with your phone, you can do it in the lobby instead of your room. Why? It gives you more access to socialize with people. You might also meet other travelers and share experiences. This can be recharging for extrovert because being alone for too long can be draining instead of healing for them.
Check your families or friends at home regularly
Even though you don’t have problems making new friends with strangers, sometimes you have the urge to feel familiarity to remove the feeling of being lonely. You can spare some times for Skyping or calling your families and friends at home. There is even more exciting thing you can do to connect more with your family such as having virtual lunch or dinner together through Skype. You can order room service and get your family join you through video call.
Eat with other people
Eat with other people can also help you enjoy your travel more. Eating alone will only make you feel miserably especially with your personality of being extrovert. You can choose local diner to spend your lunch or dinner. You will get to meet other people. You can even make conversation during your meal with the locals or fellow travelers.
However, keep in mind that just because you have extrovert tendencies doesn’t mean you have to keep connected with other people 24 hours. If you need to spend some times alone then do it. You can have your own ‘me time’ to fully enjoy your travel such as by trying new activities to challenge yourself.