Most people in the world are afraid to leave home because overpowering fear and ignorance. They are afraid that when they go to a foreign land something bad will happen as they won’t understand the culture and how to speak the language of the natives. These are very bad excuses for anyone wanting to leave home and go to another country to visit. It all boils down to laziness. You can learn the language before you go by dedicating a few hours a day at home using products like Rosetta Stone. Obtain a basic knowledge of where you are going requires a bit of effort. This is the reason most people don’t leave home. They are lazy and don’t want to make the effort. So know you are stuck, what’s next?