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.
Relaxing, people watching, excitement, love: if you can get past the annoying parts, there are definitely some reasons to love airports.
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.
In a recent interview I was again explaining why travel solo and I discovered that I had a few new perspectives on the subject. Here they are.
This post is inspired by John Francis who chose to spend 17 years in silence. I encourage you to try to travel solo in silence from time to time.
It can be difficult to make the best of a bad travel situation. Here’s how I tried to enjoy a trip to Bratislava and Vienna in spite of unexpected pain.
I am a privileged traveler and I’m sorry to say I have taken this privilege for granted. So I gave myself a good talking to and decided I should ‘fess up.
Solo travel is most definitely for boomers. A myriad of new experiences await. Here’s why, where and how to travel solo as a boomer.
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.
Here are the solo travel trends 2017 on where we’re going, how we’re going and more.