The Island Now published a lovely article by Dr. Tom Ferraro on importance of traveling, and all the adventures that may arise from taking that initial step.
A letter in the mail. A friendly invitation. Maybe an official summoning from Hermes himself. There are many ways in which a Hero can be called to adventure, and according to Joseph Campbell’s The Hero’s Journey, there are many ways in which they can deny that invitation.
Knowing how to push through fears and accept challenges, guided by a mentor or an inner calling, is essencial for the journey to continue.