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.
A first-time solo traveler finds peace, freedom, liberation (and a lot of great chocolate!) on her 9-week grand solo adventure.
Approaching a birthday containing a big round number, I asked the Solo Travel Society: Do you travel solo to celebrate birthdays or other milestones?
Being a “good” traveler will help you get the most out of your travels. Here are 15 ideas to consider on the subject.
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.
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.
Solo in Milan, I explore the city my way, enjoy aperitivo, and realize that dreams don’t always take the form that we expect.
Life on a river cruise from the logistics to the daily routine to the people who cruise and the special features I really loved.
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.
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.
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.
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 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.
Men travel solo yet almost all the solo travel studies and gender specific articles focus on women. Hi five guys! Here are 10 solo travel posts by men.
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.
I summarize all of my public talks by explaining why solo travel is so great. Here is some recent inspiration for expanding on this theme.
The movie “The Way” with Martin Sheen got me thinking about what it is to travel solo.
Overwhelmed by the Memorium Nuremberg Trials, I sat down in the museum and wrote this. It is, appropriately, Remembrance Day.
Burning Man is that enigmatic destination of art and community. Guest writer Joanna Haugen shares her experience of traveling alone to Burning Man.