While the majority of our tips are for everyone, there are a few solo female travel safety questions we get a lot. Here’s how to handle them.
How to Travel Alone
Solo travel offers so many real benefits but it also comes with some unique challenges. That's why we have created this category of posts on how to travel alone.
Below you will find all our posts on how to travel solo. If you wish, you can jump to sub categories, including:
Happy solo travel.
Your first time camping solo may seem complicated. Let’s simplify things. Here’s the basic gear you need plus a handy packing list.
Here are 17 tips on night safety for solo travelers. Go. Have a good time. Stay safe. Learn how to stay safe at night when traveling alone.
Travel solo in retirement and discover new ways to live your third act. Here are some surprising tips on travel for retirees.
Wondering how to stay connected while traveling solo? Here is the best, affordable option I’ve found for using your phone when traveling.
Arriving in a new country alone can be overwhelming. Here are tips to get through that first-day solo travel anxiety.
I preach the importance of insurance all the time. However, occasionally, I make a travel insurance mistake myself. Here’s what not to do.
Airports can be crazy! Here are tips for check-in, getting through airport security like a pro, and packing strategies to make it all easier.
The hostel experience is democratic, social and safe for solo travelers. Here’s what it’s like to sleep in a hostel.
Sustainable solo travel is very doable. Here are some easy tips to help you reduce your impact on the planet.
Protect your identity with a VPN for travel. Here’s what to look for in a VPN, a simple use guide, and new recommendations.
Thieves target travelers. Here are helpful tips for how to avoid pickpockets and safeguard your belongings while traveling alone.
Our recommendations for 15 summer solo travel destinations month by month. Australia to Iceland and points in between, where to go and why.
Ah, the open road. Taking a road trip alone is a lot of fun but it requires planning. Here are our top tips for a solo road trip.
Backpacking solo is about the most exciting type of travel you can do. Here’s how to plan and prepare for a sustainable trip.
Travel budgeting made easy, whether you’re splurging on luxury or keeping a sharp eye on expenses. Includes a free interactive spreadsheet.
Men travel solo but are often ignored by travel writers. Here, with help from a male solo traveler, is advice for men traveling alone.
Travel insurance for solo travelers is essential. Here’s how to make sure you get the right coverage for you and two recommended insurers.
Given that it will be one of the biggest items in your travel budget, what is the best accommodation for solo travelers? Here are 8 options.
No wagging fingers here. Just smart advice on how to save for travel – for this trip and all the ones to come.