10 songs you’ll love to listen to while traveling
Nothing beats the spiritual experience of traveling to a new place and discovering it for the first time. The views, the sounds, the smells, everything has a distinct meaning and by exploring this meaning, you can explore yourself.
One of the ways to enrich this already awesome experience is by having a playlist full of songs that take you places – literally and figuratively.
Here’s a list of 10 songs one can enjoy while traveling.
Yunhi Chala Chal Rahi
Film: Swadesh (2004)
This classic song from Ashutosh Gowarikar’s cult classic is the ultimate source of inspiration for a traveler. The song conveys a simple but effective message – Keep traveling and exploring the world around you.
2. Hum Jo Chalne Lage
Film: Jab We Met (2007)
The song encapsulates the feeling of traveling to a new place with your loved one. Sharing the journey with that special someone makes the experience all the more enjoyable and meaningful.
Film: Udaan (2010)
Sometimes traveling to a new place is what you need to feel free from your responsibilities and burdens which plague your being in your day-to-day life. The song conveys the same message.
4. Musafir Hoon Yaaron
Film: Parichay (1972)
This might as well be the theme song for the quintessential traveler. This song is ideal for a voyager who’s determined to undertake a journey and discover himself through it.
5. Patakha Guddi
Film: Highway (2014)
This song encapsulates the feeling of freedom that a traveler experiences in their journey. The song conveys the carefree attitude and playfulness of the journey.
Film: Fugly (2014)
Nothing beats embarking on a new journey with your friends. Discovering new places with your friends, and the valuable experiences you have doing that strengthens the bond you already share with your buddies.
7. Zindagi Ek Safar Hai Suhana
Film: Andaz (1971)
What’s better than traveling with your friends, family, and loved ones? The only way to make it better is by enjoying this classic soulful number by Kishore Kumar.
8. Hai Apna Dil Toh Awara
Film: Solva Saal (1958)
This song is for those who can’t stay stagnant and aren’t satisfied with the mundane routine of their lives. This one is for those people who enjoy being on the move, all the time.
9. Chhod Aaye Hum Wo Galiyaan
Film: Maachis (1996)
Whenever you start a new journey, you tend to reminisce about the places you’ve been, the people you’ve met and all the things that you’ve felt. This song combines a sense of nostalgia with the excitement of beginning a new journey with your friends.
10. Chaiyya Chaiyya
Film: Dil Se (1998)
You knew this one was coming! I mean how many times you have been traveling via train and the visuals of Shahrukh Khan grooving with Malaika Arora on the roof of a train, traveling through a beautiful landscape, come to your mind. This groovy number is a must-have song on every traveler’s playlist.