Odysseus’s story of wandering from one adventure to another clearly shows how travel plays a key role in literature. It is from travelling that many narrators, storytellers and even novelist finds an ingredient for their stories. Even with technological advancement, there is still need to travel to make literature real and practical. In travel literature, the author explains the experiences along the journey. In this paper he explores Odysseus’s and his friend’s eleven journey travel.
Journeys 1: The narrative begins with Athena requesting Zeus the he be given a chance to continue with his journey home.