I haven’t written “Recommended” destination post for a while but Santiago, Chile has inspired me. Here you go…
Tired of solo evenings reading or watching TV? Here are some great choices for venturing out and tips on how do so safely.
A puzzle for you to help me solve. I would really like your opinion on this. Where does the romance of the solo traveler originate?
Temptation! Yes, it can be tempting sometimes to get involved with someone when traveling. Here are a few things you should think about before you do.
I stuffed my passport into my clothes so that my body could be identified. Truly, At that moment we thought we were manning lifeboats in the ocean. We were fortunate.
Sometimes, a deal is about more than saving money. It’s about rich experiences – and the prospect of more travel.
What’s a BoBo? Are you one? Have a read.
Solo travel planning can be complicated. Here are some tips for inspiring and orienting yourself, then getting down to the logistics.
On a recent trip I met Rick … who told me a story … that prompted me to think … that caused me to ask six seasoned travelers for their opinions. Here is the wonderful result.
This final Flashback Post of the season points to the most important post I wrote in 2010. Please read as you make plans for 2011. To help you with those plans, trip planning will be the theme on Solo Traveler in January.
Looking to fill your evenings as you travel solo? Here’s a list of great Blues Bars to check out plus a video from one of my favorites.
Do you ever dream of the trips that you would like to take? The places you’d like to see, the foods and wines you’d like to taste? Our food and wine editor shares her top three culinary solo travels.
Chasing the perfect wine as you travel solo? Here are some tips for tours and tastings.
Muscle memory. It’s our natural ability to do without thinking that which we’ve learned well. You have the muscle memory for solo travel.
Common sense in one country is not necessarily common in another. Travelers must have travel common sense. Here are 20 tips to help you get yours.
Couchsurfing out of the question? Maybe not, if you follow tips from an experienced couch surfer.
The WTC Tribute Center in New York City memorializes the events of 9/11. It’s a beautiful museum and well worth the visit.
The beauty of the Appalachian Trail and the pleasure of extended time alone – that’s what solo backpacking offers. Here, Erika shares her joy and tips about hiking alone.
Having cycled the trail in the past, a solo traveler shares his story of returning as a volunteer to assist pilgrims walking El Camino de Santiago.
Hiking boots and high heels, two weeks, one carry-on. Can it be done? Yes. Here’s how — packing list and all.