7 destinations in North America. 7 destinations in other parts of the world. All of them great for first time solo travelers.
How I planned my Amtrak trip on a tight budget. The criteria, process, stumbling blocks, and the big change of plan to get the trip I really wanted.
Here’s your packing list for traveling light. From organizing your clothes to technology, gear and medication. This is what you need to know.
Leftover currency can mount up. Do you have coins and bills from countries you’ll never return to? Here are 7 ways to deal with leftover currency.
Pre-travel stress is normal. Not enjoyable, but normal. Here are 12 tips to help you turn that travel stress into travel excitement.
Here are the best winter festivals for solo travelers plus lots of photos from Winnipeg’s Festival du Voyageur and Quebec City’s Carnaval de Québec.
Educational travel is on the rise. Many are planning learning vacations. Here’s how to find the right learning experiences in your dream destination.
Why take a tour as a solo traveler? Here are 10 reasons tours are great for solo travelers. The list will help you decide if a solo group tour is for you.
Checked baggage is a completely different game than carry-on – and it’s about more than weight restriction. Here are tips to help you avoid problems.
Readers tell us that finding time for travel is a real challenge. Here are some tips for finding more travel time in your life.
Life is not lived on “if only’s” and “what if’s”. Here are 7 steps to take you from dreaming about travel to embarking on your solo dream trip.
We have hundreds destination recommendations on Solo Traveler. Here I offer you a round-up of cheap solo travel destinations for summer getaways.
Solo travelers can enjoy hiking too. Here are 13 safe and easy hiking destinations covering Europe, the UK, North America, Austalia, Chile, and more.
The most diverse landscape and the best scenery in the world. Iceland is a spectacular destination for a road trip that you will never forget.
Traveling with medications takes a bit of thought. Here’s how to carry, buy and manage medications, including schedules, while traveling.
A bit of research can really pay off for solo travelers who enjoy the culinary side of their trips. Here are my best tips for food and wine travel planning.
You can always save a bit here and a bit there on travel. But you can really SAVE on shoulder season travel. Here are our top tips.
Here’s a guide to over 20 posts on saving money for and while traveling solo. Go for it. Cheap solo travel means more solo travel.
Embrace winter. Enjoy the unique activities that cold weather offers. Whether it’s city or nature travel you live, here are your winter solo travel tips.
Learn how to rent your home for the money to go traveling. How to find the right renter, how to prepare your home, security, and more.