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“While abroad, tourists have sex with casual partners, sex workers, and/or other tourists,” according to researchers at the US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health.   “…Loneliness, boredom, and a sense of freedom contribute to this behavioral change.”

Change is good, very good for your sex life, as you may have better sex as a tourist on vacation. Vacation inspires the intimacy ritual of spending quality time together, made possible due to several behavioral changes.

Here are the five common behavioral changes that tend to make tourists go buck wild while on vacation.

5. Change of Scenery. Making love away from the home front can bring forth feelings of romance or can arouse naughty fantasies, depending on the couple involved.  Why? The change of scenery can trigger the release of dopamine in the brain.

According to WebMD: “Sexual desire obviously involves the brain — and the brain’s chemical messaging system is intimately linked to sexual desire. One of those messengers is dopamine.”

Deputy Editor, Rolling Out