17 Switched At Birth Moments You'll Understand If You Have Ever Traveled This one time, when I was in China... 1. Deciding to go backpacking across the world for a year because you're a badass. 2. Dealing with worried parents who don't want to let you go. 3. Wishing you had paid more attention in your language studies class. 4. Checking out all the cute backpackers you meet along the way. 5. Trying to enjoy the scenery even though you're totally exhausted and think hiking is the worst! 6. Making friends in one hostel and then feeling like you haven't seen them for years when you bump into them at the next one! 7. Getting food poisoning and being jealous of your friends who are planning to go sightseeing without you. 8. Meeting someone and engaging in the perfect vacation romance. 9. Getting a souvenir to make sure you never forget the amazing experience. 10. Feeling heartbroken when you realize that it's time to go home. 11. Being really happy to see your family and friends when you return from your trip. 12. Totally devouring your mom's lasagna after months of exotic foods. 13. Suffering from serious FOMO after all the stuff you missed while you were away. Even though your trip was amazing! 14. Catching up with every person you know to make sure you didn't miss any gossip. 15. Not being able to talk about anything else but your trip for months after you come back. 16. Facing the real world and feeling like you're starting from scratch again. 17. Until you realize that you had a once in a lifetime experience and it was totally worth the risk. Have you seen Season 5 Episode 1 yet? And don't forget to keep on top of all the Switched at Birth news!