Top 10 travel quotes of all times

Are you looking for a little inspiration to travel? I have put together my top 10 travel quotes of all time and added them to some of my photos. I hope they inspire you to start traveling or continue with your crazy journeys. Please feel free to share them or do whatever you want with them.

Did I miss any? Whats your favorite travel quote or quotes? Leave them on the comments below, Id love to add more to the list.

1. “It is good to have an end to journey toward; but it is the journey that matters, in the end.” Ernest Hemingway

2. “Tourists don’t know where they’ve been, travelers don’t know where they’re going.” Paul Theroux

3. “A journey is best measured in friends, rather than miles. ” Tim Cahill

4. “I haven’t been everywhere, but it’s on my list.” Susan Sontag

5. “Not all those who wander are lost.” J.R.R. Tolkein

6. “Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.” Mark Twain

7. “The world is a book, and those who don’t travel only read one page.” Augustine of Hippo

8. “Once a year, go some place you’ve never been before.” Dalai Lama

9. “To travel is to live.” Rumi

10. “A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.” Lao-tzu

11. “Difficult paths often lead to beautiful destinations”

  • Some of these quotes are my favourites too and seeing them with those amazing photographs makes them better!

  • CLAUDIA says:


  • Lourdes says:

    Estoy de acuerdo con Claudia, Awesome!

  • Amanda Yau says:

    A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step! Well said !

  • Tom says:

    We shall not cease from exploration, and the end of all our exploring will be to arrive where we started and know the place for the first time.

    T. S. Eliot

    Nice List and photos. I especially like the Hemingway quote and the one attributed to Mark Twain is on my refrigerator door….

  • Mr.Loto says:

    I really like the suggestion of the Dalai Lama.

  • A tourist tells people where they’ve been, a traveler doesn’t have to.

  • Great photos! I always love quote photos–I love #3 and #8. Meeting friends on the road is one of my favorite aspects of travel, and going somewhere new each year keeps the excitement in life!

  • memographer says:

    Good collection. My favorite is “Travel is an addictive drug” by Alex Kay