Travelling has always been a legacy of humankind. Early humans travelled across the world and made settlements, explorers travelled the seas to find new land. Today, travelling across the world has become very easy and travelling for leisure is a very popular idea indeed.
The concept of Experience holidays has caught on rapidly in recent years. The idea behind an experience holiday is to plan the trip around a certain activity or experience that you wish to gain. It is the activity that dictates the choice of places and accommodation.
For example, if you want the experience of seeing the Aurora Borealis or visiting the arctic region, there are Lapland Holidays or Aurora holidays specifically planned for this. Or say you want to dabble in some painting and drawing; there are artists' retreats or painting holidays designed for this!
The best part about activity holidays and experience travel is that there are companies that specialise in this sort of planning. So if you are interested in Lapland holidays but have no clue where to begin planning the holiday, you may find that there are agencies that have experience in this and can plan everything for you.
Experience holidays are fast becoming very popular as they are a great way to combine travel and holiday with a specific goal that you may have! People travel for a variety of reasons, and travelling to a place to gain a particular experience or indulge in a particular activity is a perfectly valid reason to travel!