Foreign country (abroad) dream meanings


  • Far away;
  • Strange;
  • Exotic.


Am I bored with my life?

General Meanings:

Need of development and changes If you had dreamed that you are abroad or you’re going abroad, then this dream suggests to expand your horizons, or indicates necessary changes that has to be made quickly in your life. Such dream can also be connected with conscious ideas about the country (or place), which is visited in a dream .

New phase of life Other interpretation is about personal freedom or the ability to move freely in your life. But most often abroad (foreign countries) in dream points out that you are in a new situation and you are still feeling insecure. In this case dream is only trying to make you more familiar before making decisions. The unconscious intention to explore the unknown places is more accurate, when in waking life the need for more security is real. The dream can also represent something you are going to run away from.

Fear to do changes If you are dreaming, that you are going abroad, it represents you as an unstable and confused person. The dream tells you that there are changes in your life, that have to be done, without changing the environment you are at the moment. However, this means that there are some things in your life that has to become opposite then they are now. You might need to change your job, go for a holidays, broke up or get divorced to someone. This is a sign of you growing as a person spiritually.

Psychological Meanings:

New opportunities and challenges The foreign countries stands for the need to escape from a situation or to try something new. His mind is free to take on new experiences. This is often perceived only through dreams, what he has learned and which tasks are next to be taken. Maps and dreams of foreign lands, people and customs are either reminders or a sign of wanderlust. It can sometimes mean that the dreamer sees new challenges for him or changed conditions of life – in situation, in tasks or in interests.

Fear or new experiences For the correct interpretation of dream about abroad, it is important to know how the dreamer felt in dream: good or bad. If the dream felt really bad about foreign country and felt some difficulties in understanding where he is or search for specific locations was unsuccessful in his dream, then such dream indicates uncertainty and fear in waking life. But if the dream felt good and comfortable in his dream, while visiting foreign countries, then this means that new experiences are perceived as attractive in waking life.

Spiritual Meanings:

On a spiritual level dreaming of going abroad is a reference to new spiritual experiences.

Traditional Meanings:

European (Judeo-Christian)

  • New career if see foreign counties  – When you dream foreign counties, then this dream announces that a career change is probable;
  • Changes if traveling abroad – Traveling to foreign countries in your dream, then a great change is imminent for you;
  • Need of stability if be far away from home, but in same country –  This dream denotes that you are longing for a stable situation in your life. You are not really familiar with the matters and goals of your life;
  • Love if see foreigners – In the dream you see foreigners, then this is very pleasant dream which announces auspicious for love affairs;
  • True friends if be a foreigner – In the dream you are a foreigner, then this denotes that you will have real friendship and true love.

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  1. I saw travelling in a country where I m never before visited,I was travelling through boat…I saw greenery & snow covered mountains roadside…I was so happy & amazed by nature’s beauty…my brother was with me in dream…journey was so pleasing,sumone has said day it’s south America in dream…what my dream means plzz reply me.

  2. I dreamt being in India. And I found myself in a campus of mixed gender. I was introduced into the class and in a moment only the teacher and some of the ladies liked. I think the guys guys were jealous and hated me Cox I look different and am a foreigner. An indian lady close to me made me feel something different, she dont care what people are saying. She practically hold my head against her and told me something;like she is inviting me to her house. She was gorgeous though and I felt loved. Tht all I could remember… I traveled through cities and villages before I realized am in India. Any relation to this dream?