I’ll never forget the kindness of a stranger on my first solo trip. Members of the Solo Travel Society share stories of how locals help solo travelers.
It is as important to respect our commitments to work, family, and friends as it is to honor our commitments to fulfilling our own solo travel dreams.
Oh to be really, truly comfortable in your own skin. It can be a life-long challenge. Here are some thoughts on how to be good at being you.
A first-time solo traveler finds peace, freedom, liberation (and a lot of great chocolate!) on her 9-week grand solo adventure.
Encountering different cultures is an exciting aspect of travel. However, sometimes we see or hear things that are intolerable. What do we do then?
Here’s proof that you can travel alone without being lonely. Truly, solo travel may be the most social kind of travel there is.
Approaching a birthday containing a big round number, I asked the Solo Travel Society: Do you travel solo to celebrate birthdays or other milestones?
Solo travel can make you younger. Here’s new research and the many ways solo travel is an age-defying way to see the world.
Being a “good” traveler will help you get the most out of your travels. Here are 15 ideas to consider on the subject.
Going to a French language school in Quebec City was fun, anxiety filled, social and productive. Solo is the only way to go and learn a language.
I’m not typically a museum goer but I think that this museum should be on everyone’s itinerary at least once in her or his life.
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.
Some days, it’s hard to find one person to agree with me. But when it came to the gift of solo travel, more than 5,000 people “liked” what I had to say.
Travel can affect one’s understanding of life and family and oneself. Here’s my story and suggestions for how you can travel and experience this too.
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.
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.
There are so many reasons for travel. But the most fundamental is to understand our home and the world. Because how would you know unless you go?
Eavesdropping can reveal a lot about humanity. Funny, sad, heartwarming… here are a few conversations overhead by Solo Traveler readers.
Oh, I do not like airports and their incessant lineups. But it is possible to survive airports with a smile. Especially when there’s a little love involved.
What is it that makes travel that’s Good for the Soul? I found it in Kauai. Here I try to break it down so that I can find it other places.