Inspired by the new edition of First-time Around the World, our definitive guide for the first-time traveller, we've been discussing the most indispensable pieces of globetrotting wisdom.

Whether you're a budding explorer or a seasoned vagabond, a wanderlusting weekender or a wayfaring backpacker, we reckon these are 7 lessons everyone learns travelling. What else have you learned on the road?

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