15 Everyday Travelers Share The Trip That Changed Their Lives

It’s been scientifically proven that travel makes us feel happier, more creative and more productive at work. Traveling also manages to touch the core of our being in a very profound way — one that isn’t quite so easy to measure in a study.

Below, 15 HuffPost editors share memorable items from trips that changed them for the better. Their stories are a powerful reminder to stop, drop whatever you’re doing and please, oh please, take a break. 

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