Since you can't regularly show up at their door, you learn how to show love in more creative ways.
In a perfect world, you'd meet the Monica to your Rachel and everyone you care about would live in the same place, Friends-style, but that's just not realistic. More likely, you have BFFs located across the country or around the world, and you have to put in some true effort to maintain those long-distance friendships. It can be tough to be apart from people you love, but there are definitely some serious upsides to those relationships. With the help of some GIF-worthy moments from our favourite TV pals, take a look at 11 reasons long-distance friendships are actually pretty awesome.