3THE PERSON WHO FREAKS OUT ABOUT EVERYTHING
They’ll probably be the ones who are quietly sh*tting themselves over the unfamiliarity of, well, everything.
Now, keep in mind that those who tend to stress over things are pushing themselves out of their comfort zone when travelling to a new place, so try not to lose it with them. You’ve got to give them credit where credit is due – they did take the first step in going on the trip in the first place. Jessica suggests helping them break their cautionary habits. “It’s a great idea to get them doing things that they normally wouldn’t do because that gives them more confidence to continue on with their travels,” she says. Encourage them to see how great the experience is and help build their confidence to try something new — basically, get their YOLO spirit on.
“If you’re in Paris and your friend eats the same thing every day, sit them with you and try something new. It’s about encouraging to give them fearlessness. Eventually, they might start to think, ‘Wow, I can do that. I can do anything!’”