Hankering after material happiness is called Lust & such activities are sure to meet with frustration in the long run.
One can be free from all sinful reactions after reaching a place of pilgrimage, but one can have the same benefit at home or at any place simply by chanting the holy name of the Lord.
Srimad Bhagavatam 2.7.15,
Lord Chaitanya inaugurated the easiest performance of yajna, namely the Sankirtana-yajna.
Bhagavad Gita 3.12,
By chanting the holy name of the Lord, one is immediately freed from the blazing fire of material existence.
Nectar of Instruction Verse 7,
Most people worship God as their order supplier. But Vrindavan consciousness is simply to give pleasure to Krishna and to not expect anything in return except the opportunity to serve. And when we chant the holy names with this spirit, Krishna reveals himself in full.
This material world is a prison house for the spirit soul, to escape from here, chant the holy names of the Lord.
If you train a child in taking shelter of Krishna then that will become nature of child.
Always remain connected to Lord Krishna.
The rose in the garden gradually takes its shape and color to become beautiful and sweet not by a blind physical law, although it appears like that. Behind that physical law is the direction of the complete consciousness of the Supreme Lord.
Srimad Bhagavatam 2.10.49-50