Pick out of every country what's best in it.
c.1650 The Voyage of Italy, or a Compleat Journey through Italy (published1670).
[Travel] preservesmy young noblemanfromsurfeiting of hisparents,andweanshimfroma dangerousfondness of his mother. It teacheth him wholesome hardship? Whereas the country gentleman that never travelled, can scarce go to London without making his will, at least without wetting his handkerchief.Richard Lassels