Travel, Journey, Trip and Voyage – Differences in meaning
Travel means traveling in general.
- Travel is my passion.
The plural form travels is used to refer to long journeys especially to other countries.
- Is he back from his travels?
A journey is a piece of traveling.
- Did you have a good journey?
A trip is a return journey. It also refers to the activity which is the reason for the journey.
- He is on a business trip.
A long sea journey is often called a voyage.