For some unknown reason, we are constantly drawn to the ocean and there have been many suggestions about why that is. Some scientists suggest that we did in fact come from the ocean and so we are always trying to make our way back into it. There are many things in there that can bite and sting us and yet every time that a bank holiday comes along or we get a day off from work, we load the kids into the car and we head off to the beach. The mere sight of the ocean gets the kids incredibly excited and the adults as well because they all know that they have a day of sunshine, sea air and cool water ahead of them.
There have been many studies on the subject of living on or near the ocean and they all state that your health both physically and mentally benefits. Having a property right beside the ocean can be an expensive proposition and so it makes more sense to go on Merimbula fishing charter tours to get your fair share of sea air and sunshine. If you’re still not sold on the health benefits of spending time on the ocean then maybe the following can help to educate you a little.
- It’s good for your lungs – A large breath of sea air is much better for your lungs then breathing in the dust and pollution that we experience every single day in large towns and cities all across the country. There is something about the salty air that helps to expand our lungs more than usual and many people find that they can breathe more easily when beside the sea.
- It puts a smile on your face – It doesn’t matter how grubby a person that you are because when everyone gets to the beach, a smile in Sydney because their face. Spending time near the ocean gives you a mood boost and if you get into the ocean and start swimming and having fun then even more so.
- It reduces your stress levels – The moment that people even get a glimpse of the ocean, their stress levels begin to fall almost immediately. It gives us an opportunity to get back to nature and to re-establish a firm appreciation of what is important in this life.
Whenever you get an opportunity, you should try to visit the ocean as much as possible and so if there are any fishing charter tours in your area, put your name down.