solo travel

You've got somewhere to go, but no one to go with; solo travel is the nexus of independence and opportunity.

Spencer .M3 days ago
New Yorker vs Bali, Indonesia
First stop JFK! 10,125 miles later, and I’ve landed in Bali, Indonesia. My first impression was breathingtaking. This being my first time traveling internationally, and solo. Everything almost felt su...
Isla Wright7 days ago
Solo Travel: A To-Do Checklist Before You Go
However, it doesn’t have to be that challenging at all. The key to good preparation is a checklist you should use to summarize whatever you need to take care of before leaving. For example, you need t...
Henri Goulding7 days ago
Travelling by Yourself for the First Time
Just over two years ago I flew on a plane by myself for the first time from Southern Ontario to Edmonton Alberta. I was 17, going through my first teen heartbreak, and needed to escape and visit my ol...
Milena Vasak10 days ago
One Day, I Decided to Believe In My Dreams
I've always dreamed of traveling. I have always loved reading and watching movies. I was watching all of these extraordinary landscapes. I had this globe in my room and I turned it every day to know w...
Mia Mana month ago
How Thailand Helped Me Recover from My 13 Year Failed Relationship
My first solo trip was in 2014. I traveled for four months around Thailand (and some other south Asia countries). I had recently ended a 13 year turbulent relationship. I had tons of questions and onl...
Charlotte Frasca2 months ago
Preparing for My First Solo Travelling Trip
The decision is made, I’m going travelling to southeast Asia and then Australia. A mammoth trip, and solo. Daunting as it may seem, I’m overcome with excitement. But the preparation for travelling is ...
Olivia Piche2 months ago
The Lessons Travels Have Taught Me
With a new era of millennials taking time to travel while they're young instead of going to school, starting a family or a business is a controversial topic that has sprouted. Being a young girl who h...
Katie Gaster2 months ago
How One Solo Trip Abroad Changed My Outlook on Life
Last summer, I booked flights for a group trip to Tokyo with some of my uni friends. It was the most expensive and exciting trip I'd ever booked, and I couldn't wait to explore Japan with my buds. Exc...
Charlotte Frasca2 months ago
Post University Blues—How It Drove Me to Travel
November, 2017. I had finished university, gained a job with endless progression opportunity, had lots of friends and started dating after gaining new found confidence of which I had lost due to a mes...
Mariam Simmons2 months ago
How Can a Single Woman Travel Safely?
It is possible for a lone woman to travel safely, provided certain precautions are taken. Potentially dangerous situations can be avoided while maximizing the joy and pleasure they can get out of thei...
Katie Gaster3 months ago
My Solo Trip To Croatia
Last summer, my time at university came to an end. All of a sudden I was an adult. I had responsibilities, real London rent to pay and work to do. It had been an intense few years in the city and I su...
Alina Bivol3 months ago
Solo Traveler
I’m on a trip to one of the cities with the richest culture, art, and history. Where you literally walk on the streets where legends walked hundreds and thousands years ago, and they were making histo...
Anastasia Martin3 months ago
Walk Through Riga
I cross under the bridge, and something is sucked out of the air around me, in me. I look around, dazed, trying to identify the source of the emptiness but all I see is market stalls packed with cheap...
Matthew Evans3 months ago
Your First Solo Trip
Would you like to study the world on your own, but you are not sure how to approach it? I have some tips for the first solo trip. Although lonely in the wide world, this may be a great experience, but...
Samuel Block4 months ago
I Wanted to Travel Europe
I learned a lot about how to travel and how not to. I am confident many people desire to travel through Europe. It's a dream that I wrote about previously called "The Romanticism of Travel." So early ...
Kirsty Pitcher5 months ago
Solo Travel to Scotland
Edinburgh has been classified as one of the safest UK cities for many years now. As a 20-something-year-old woman with a lust for travel, this was music to my ears. I took my first solo trip to the Sc...
LeAnn Murch5 months ago
I'm Good at Running Away
I've always been really good at running away. I hate staying in one place for too long. I get super bored with where I live or how I'm living, so I have the urge to change things, but instead of rearr...
Steven Altman5 months ago
I'm Sentimental
Over the course of my hockey career I have had the opportunity to travel. I love it and it is such a different way to see the world than most. We are dropped into a new place but made to feel like it ...