Writing and keeping a travel journal is a great way to have a permanent reminder of those trips, and your local bookstore probably has a variety in stock. And these days, of course there are various apps and online options for those who don’t want to carry a notebook. When you travel, try to write something every day, even if it’s just a few lines. Setting aside a few minutes each day, or making a point of writing your journal at the same time can help to create consistency. The best journals are those that focus on the details; the people you met, a memorable meal, the smells and sounds of a new place. A good journal also has other trip reminders along with your notes, such as tickets, photos, menus and postcards, and of course a map of your trip and any passport stamps.
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