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Best Travel Poems

Below are the all-time best Travel poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of travel poems written by PoetrySoup members


Premium Member Travel Light - a Goodnight Lullaby

Travel light, my dear; softly go
beyond the night’s each black shadow
to another plane. Out of sight
exists a realm of such delight
you may find relief from...

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Categories: travel, dream, Lullaby,
Form: Rondeau



Premium Member Soul Travel
To travel amidst the evening stars
Forever mesmerized by their light...
As visions enter my sleepy head
I marvel my interstellar flight.

The universe is mine to explore
In ethereal...

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Categories: stars, travel,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member May it be an Evening Star of Peace - In Collaboration with our PS community Poets
Like the Evening Star guided ancient mariners through calm or troubled seas
Let it guide and help spread this message of Peace to the far ends...

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Categories: travel, beautiful, peace, star,
Form: Verse
Premium Member The Maltese Moon
The Maltese Moon,
she draws my eyes
to shapely orb
in starlit sky
she smiles at me
with wanton grace
and spills desire
upon my face
I'm all awash
in milky glow
sacred secrets
Mine to...

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Categories: beautiful, introspection, travel,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member if I had money
if I had all the money that I ever wanted,
               ...

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: travel, drug, introspection, universe,
Form: Narrative



Premium Member Where Gladiators Fought
Part I

Where gladiators fought for life,
we meet to fight for love
The constellations in the Roman night sky,
celestial spectators, bathe the Colosseum
in the white blood of...

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Categories: travel, passion, places,
Form: Epic
Premium Member The Time Traveler - A Visual Art Poem
POTD 6th Sept 2019

When the dawn kisses the dew on all thing that grow
and that first melancholy thought, ponderous and low
questions any relevant notions to...

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Categories: travel, romantic, science fiction,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member My Far Side
You say, I’m too far, 
towards the far side?
It’s a hazard of my left-handedness,
that I see the logic in abstraction.
Worlds lay within worlds
and colors bleed...

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Categories: travel, how i feel, imagination, poems, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Pathway to love
As I sit watching fusions of saffron and scarlet hues 
elegantly charm the horizons.
Silently, fluffy lush clouds float by
like a magnetic field drawing me closer,
in...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: travel, longing, love, , Lullaby,
Form: Prose
Feline Alert
*The feline Texan way*

A clean coat of paint - on my nails
Red shade of lips - on my smile
Solid oak charms - on my wrist
Country...

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Categories: travel, adventure, beauty, body, sensual,
Form: Free verse
Stardust Road
“Stardust Road.”

"Soft defense is driven by my thoughts,
I vanish away into yesterday’s scenic road,
Set the mood among the dark clouds,
Wish I could go back to...

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Categories: adventure, nostalgia, travel,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Flame
           PROLOGUE
The Flame, aflicker, licks and flays,
illuming evening’s negligees
With braided curls she swirls and sways,
and...

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Categories: travel, life, light,
Form: Rhyme
The Privacy Of Your Dreams

what do you dream of when you go to sleep at night
where do you fly to when you turn off the light
hours of travel all...

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Categories: travel, love,
Form: Rhyme
A Near-to- death State Of Mind
He lies, warm and straight; unmoving.
Free from pain in his transitionary world;
safe within a love that shared his body and mind.
Without her altruistic and unyielding...

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Categories: travel, goodbye,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Kiss of the Eagle
Many eons passed on Earth, who only saw your face
Untouched your virgin body, floating there in space
Waxing, waning, gibbous, crescent, quarter, full and new
Selene the...

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© Roy Jerden  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: adventure, space, travel,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Sensual Silky Colors
I have loved   -    I have felt ivory love bliss colors.

I have ridden sapphire air of crimson ecstasy -
	 ...

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Categories: travel, longing, passion, romantic, senses, sensual, sexy,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Reflections, Past to Present
Sweet youth, beauty
By Luna's light.
Cobalt colors
How sweet it is...
I know of great love,
There will never be enough time.
I am here for you.

What is love...crimson rose,
Love...

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Categories: travel, age, autumn, beauty, death, love, youth,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member To Hunt the Bugaboo
The morning was crisp and frosty
    as the Earth yearned for autumn's heat.
Darkness gave way to a fractured dawn
   ...

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Categories: travel, funny, humor, humorous,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Slave
Like a herd of cattle, placed on a ship.
Upon my back, I felt their whip!
Ripping into my flesh, excruciating pain.
Forced across the big water on...

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Categories: travel, courage, death, slavery, perspective,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member MALTA
Magnificent scenery
Ancient Architecture
Lovely lovely people
Terrific cuisine
All I wish is to return again one day

Jan Allison
31st October 2014
...

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Categories: holiday, travel,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member Clerihew Soup
I tell you I like, that Wayland a bunch
He'd be the guy, to be there in a crunch
Not afraid of humor, he paves the way
With...

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Categories: travel, tribute,
Form: Clerihew
Premium Member What Might They Find There
What might you find there
down deep in my soul
Within the darkness
of that expansive hole
Will there be substance 
Will there be diamonds or coal
Step down the...

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Categories: travel, angst, conflict, desire, humanity, life, light,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Holding Water
I wish love could be a river
Flowing through the trees
Sparkling like crystal waters 
So I can drink her as I please
But this love she's complicated
She...

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Categories: travel, desire, love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member In endless moments waking

In endless moments waking

Alone she sits at twilight
to dream of shimmered lace
While staring at the moonlight
reflecting on her face

The winds of change are brewing
through evergreens...

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Categories: travel, imagery, night,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A Life Force
O wind, a life force travelling wide and far.
     I dip down to oceans and ruffle the sea,
   ...

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Categories: travel, wind,
Form: Enclosed Rhyme