The idea of change will never cease to be exciting.
Once you get into a boring routine, you might find it tempting to redefine everything, and somewhat start again from square one for the heck of it. After all, an automated, predictable, linear existence would be just another mundane chapter you would never want to dwell on.
When things start getting stale, that is when you press pause and escape. You escape to feed that underlying desire to get away from yourself, hoping that, in doing so, you would land somewhere conducive to bringing out a renewed you.