Traveling is a powerful tool for self-growth, discovery, and inspiration. Some trips will bring the excitement you’ve been craving while others will completely transform your outlook on life. 

This year hasn’t been easy, and most of us are looking for new destinations that offer more than just leisure. This is why we’ve rounded up experiences that will change your life.

From a safari in Africa to breathtaking views in the U.S., here are 5 trips that will change your life. 

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Water is a form of therapy and floating in The Dead Sea, with its mineral-rich black mud, is very transformative. The Dead Sea has the lowest body of water on earth, making it impossible to sink. 

Being able to experience the Grand Canyon in real life is truly inspiring. Not only will your breath be taken away, but you’ll also get to reflect on how magnificent this world really is.

Whether you choose to go on a safari in South Africa, Botswana, or the Serengeti, seeing animals like elephants, lions, giraffes, and zebras will give you a different perspective on life. 

Journey to Egypt to witness the Great Pyramid of Giza. Ride a camel through the desert to soak in the views of this 481-foot pyramid built in 2560 B.C.E, making it the oldest wonder of the ancient world. 

The milky way at the sahara desert in Morocco.

Head to Morocco to experience the most incredible views of stars in the world. You can go glamping, or simply lay on a blanket and gaze at the stars. The experience is like no other.