A gentle introduction to world travel
Would-be international travelers hear plenty of advice about getting out of their comfort zone. Well-meaning people might offer anecdotes about the life-changing potential of travel, but there's usually no mention of the practical challenges of dealing with an unfamiliar place or overcoming the apprehension of journeying abroad.
For novice globetrotters, destination choice matters. A certain level of apprehension is natural, but at the same time, you can find a destination that will provide a gentler introduction to world travel.
Here's a smattering of places to explore.