A connection is established between your system and the website you wish to access by your ISP whenever you wish to access a website. VPNs, or Virtual Private Networks, work in a similar way. They also connect you to the destination web address through a path. However, this path is essentially different than the one your ISP would take.
But you might wonder why do you need to go to a website through a different path when your ISP does that for you all the time without a hitch? We will be addressing that question shortly and also discuss the many other services that VPNs provide to their users, making it absolutely vital for you to use them.