Keeping in Touch with Loved Ones When Traveling


As someone who is always traveling, it can be difficult to keep in touch with the ones you love. Today’s fast-moving world can keep us busy at a moment’s notice. However, modern technology makes it is now easier than ever to remain in constant contact despite the distance. Here are four ways you can stay in touch while you travel:

Update your personal blog on the regular

A blog or microblog is a great way to update the ones your love on your adventures. This can be a document your travels while letting others in on your life. Post pictures, thoughts, and even messages to the ones back at home. They can check it on their own time, and you can always provide some insight into a different culture. A blog can also provide others with access to worlds or a lifestyle they might not have considered. Plus, the blog will preserve your memories once you return.

Send out a virtual postcard!

Keeping in touch can be hard while on the road. You might miss birthdays, anniversaries, and other special events in your loved ones’ lives. However, you can easily let them know that you are thinking of them by sending a personalized note through a virtual e-card. They’re great for creating customized cards for any occasion. There are countless fun and beautiful virtual birthday cards to choose from and the same goes for other occasions. They feature some of the top stationery brands as well as their own designs. All you have to do is pick your favorite, and customize it with your favorite details and message. 

Write a weekly newsletter

A newsletter might seem like an old school way of communicating, but it is incredibly efficient. You can reach out directly to those who are interested, and you can tailor your content. You might have to keep your blog posts cut short, but an email can more personalized and full of information. Plus, it is delivered right to the email box without having to send out links or sending out personal messages. It keeps all of your information streamlined and in direct access for those who request it.

Social media messaging

Messaging on social media is one of the best ways to keep a direct link to the ones you love. Social media can be directed towards individuals which makes it easier for people to respond on their own time. You can also create group chats or talk through video messenger for all the latest news and gossip. It is a great way to see someone even if you are far away in different time zones. Plus, there are so many apps available where you can play games or connect with multiple people at one time. There is no limit to what you can do with virtual social media messaging. Use it to your advantage and keep friend dates across the world.

It might be hard to reach out to someone you care about on a special day, but there is no reason why you can’t use a service like this to connect with friends and family. Plus, virtual cards allow you to stay in touch in an instant with the ones you love while you are traveling or away. E-cars are more personal than a generic email, and it arrives sooner than the post itself.


About Author

Kelly Lewis is the founder of Go! Girl Guides, the Women's Travel Fest and Damesly. She's an optimist, an adventurer, an author and works to help women travel the world.

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