Kinds of Travel

Here are some kinds of travel, or words we use for particular kinds of travellers. What do they mean, and how do they relate to each other? Can you put them in "categories", or groups that have some similar aspects? Are there other words you could add to this list, either as sub-categories of these or as terms in their own categories?


Tourist Explorer Colonizer Immigrant
Sojourner Pilgrim Seeker Commuter
Nomad Refugee Exile Escapee
Trekker Hiker Sightseer Voyager
Flaneur Walker Adventurer Wanderer
Lost Drifter Junketeer Wayfarer


And, what do you make of these travel-related terms? What do they mean, and how do they differ?

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