Approaching a birthday containing a big round number, I asked the Solo Travel Society: Do you travel solo to celebrate birthdays or other milestones?
A Solo Point of View
This is a softer look at solo travel. While much of the site provides tips and advice on how to travel alone and how plan your solo trips, these posts are about the feelings that are solo travel.
How to Be a Good Traveler: Solo or Otherwise
Being a “good” traveler will help you get the most out of your travels. Here are 15 ideas to consider on the subject.
Travel to Learn: There are Thousands of Opportunities
Are you a curious person? Do you love the learning side of travel? Then have a read on what, where, how, and who travels to learn.
10 Lessons Learned from a Solo Camping Trip
This traveler set a huge challenge for her first solo camping trip: transporting herself, 2 dogs, a tent & camping gear to an island via paddle board.
Most Challenging & Rewarding Solo Trips
What have been your most challenging and most rewarding solo trips? Members of the Solo Travel Society share their experiences and what they’ve learned.
Solo in Milan: Cappuccino, Poetry, and Dreams
Solo in Milan, I explore the city my way, enjoy aperitivo, and realize that dreams don’t always take the form that we expect.
Finding Solo Time on a Group Tour
Sacha shares her experience of a whirlwind trip in Europe and how she discovered her inner wanderer and found solo time on a group tour.
Taking the Night Train Solo: Five Mini Adventures
Oh the adventures one can have on a night train alone. I have several stories to tell. Most of them are wonderful. But one, well, not so much.
A Creative Solution to My Selfie Problems
On a recent trip to Ville-Marie, Quebec I encountered a lively arts community, a warm and talented artist, and a creative solution to my selfie problems.
The Importance of Flexibility: 3 Lessons Learned
Nothing that I planned on this trip worked out, but I learned three lessons about the importance of flexibility – and had a brilliant time.
The Art of Travel Without a Plan
The merits of travel without a plan. There are many. Here’s my perspective and those of two prominent authors. Bonus: photos of my unplanned walk of Hamburg.
Positive Thinking and Solo Travel
Positive Thinking. Solo Travel. They go together. I learned a lot about positive thinking from Ron who I met at Mallory Square in Key West.
Contemplating History in Nuremberg
Overwhelmed by the Memorium Nuremberg Trials, I sat down in the museum and wrote this. It is, appropriately, Remembrance Day.
Burning Man for the Solo Traveler
Burning Man is that enigmatic destination of art and community. Guest writer Joanna Haugen shares her experience of traveling alone to Burning Man.