Travelling close to home: what for?
What are the advantages of travelling shorter distances?
"The true voyage of discovery does not consist in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes." - Marcel Proust
Discover landscapes from a new perspective
Even if you've lived in a place for a long time, there are often hidden gems to be discovered nearby. You can also gain a better understanding of the environment in which you live. With an experienced guideYou'll learn more about the geography, wildlife, flora and history of your region. Travelling locally gives you the chance to explore lesser-known places that might surprise you. France, for example, is full of wonders that we can help you discover...
Travelling close to home reduces the impact of transport
You reduce your carbon footprint by limiting transport. Visit DiscoveRentNo planes on the horizon. We prefer to travel by train, and we're putting participants in touch with each other to organise car pooling. By limiting the distances you travel, you're helping to protect the environment. And not least, local travel can be less expensive than international travel, particularly in terms of transport costs.
Have a direct impact on local tourism
When you travel close to home, you spend your money on local businesses. The corner shop, the artisan baker, the local guide... are all people you'll be making personally happy. At DiscoveRent, the accommodation is authentic, the local guides are experienced and the food is as local and seasonal as possible!
Travelling shorter distances means more time on the ground
Travelling close to home generally involves less travel time, which means you spend more time enjoying your destination and less time in transport.
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