There are four obstacles that tend to get in the way for people who want to travel solo. Here they are and thoughts on how to get past them.
Some trips are more demanding than others. Physical training for travel can be very helpful. Here’s my plan to get into shape for walking and cycling trips.
Explore the joys of taking it slow and solo as you travel from the pleasure of anticipation to seeing your destination in greater detail to taking it all home with you.
We all want to travel. We all have limitations. Here’s how to plan your travels around them.
Long-term solo travel can be a real challenge. Loneliness! Feeling unsettled! Learn how to explore the world at will and keep it together too.
I think that talking to strangers is one of the most enjoyable aspects of traveling solo. Here are 5 tips to get the conversation going and keep it rolling.
Solo Traveler is as much about life as it is about travel. This is because solo travel can make us better at life. It encourages us to practice three essential life skills.
Hostels are great for the young and the young at heart. In other words, people of all ages. Here’s how to choose the right hostel and why people 50+ love hostels.
We all want to save on flights and solo travelers have an advantage. Here’s how to get more, pay less, and even make money for future travel.
Camping solo is one of the most relaxing trips you can take. Here’s a comparison of RV and tent camping along with tips for safety and just enjoying.
You’ve had a great time south of the snow and cold. It’s time to come home. Here’s what snowbirds returning home need to know.
Meeting locals is one of the best ways to really dig deep into a culture as you travel. Here are 10 ways to make that local connection.
Backpacking solo is about the most exciting type of travel you can do. Here’s how to plan your trip, buy your backpack, pack it and more.
Relaxing, people watching, excitement, love: if you can get past the annoying parts, there are definitely some reasons to love airports.
Respecting local cultures, customs, and laws is fundamental to personal safety when traveling. Here are 8 tips to help you be respectful even if you don’t know the nuances of the country’s customs.
Hiking solo is peaceful, relaxing and rejuvenating. Here are my tips on gear, training for your hike, hiking safety and some fabulous hiking destinations.
Why do we visit sad places when we travel? To remember? To honor? To celebrate? I believe it’s for all these reasons plus one more.
From managing your money and documents to buying travel insurance, this post covers all the basics you want to consider to be safe as you travel solo.
All-inclusive resorts are for solo travelers too! Use these tips to get the most of your resort vacation alone whether you want a bit of R&R or a lot of fun!
Is solo travel safe? Yes, if you know how. Here are 50+ solo travel safety tips for planning and enjoying a great trip alone.