Travel is the movement of people between relatively distant geographical locations for any purpose and any duration. The movement may be with or without any means of transport. Travel also includes short stays between successive movements. “Travel” covers all the activities performed during a movement.
Travel is most commonly done for recreation or to visit friends and family. It is generally done as part of tourism, or for business, or for commuting. Travel may be done for numerous other reasons such as health care, migration, and fleeing war. Travel may occur by walking or through private or public transport vehicles. Travel may be local, regional, national or international. International travel requires a passport and visa.