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Solo Travel

Do you love solo travel? Or do you prefer to travel in a group? If the first sounds like you, you’ll love our articles on fighting the single supplement, staying safe while traveling and making friends on the road.

The Top 5 Reasons to Enjoy Traveling Alone
7 months ago

The Top 5 Reasons to Enjoy Traveling Alone

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Over the past week and a half, I have been traveling some for business and some for pleasure. And, I traveled solo. While that’s not something that bothers me, I know so many women who don’t like to travel alone. Read More

5 “What if…” Fears Women Have About Traveling Alone… and What to Do About Them
7 months ago

5 “What if…” Fears Women Have About Traveling Alone… and What to Do About Them

My first experience with traveling alone was in my 20s. I had just received a degree in comparative religion from the University of Colorado and exploring a mysterious land filled with thousands of gods and goddesses seemed like a great way to spend a few months.  Read More

How Solo Road Trips Can Be Fun at Any Age
9 months ago

How Solo Road Trips Can Be Fun at Any Age

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Are you a Baby Boomer who still enjoys driving? Many people do continue driving into their senior years. It makes so many things more convenient if you drive rather than take another mode of transportation. Read More

Sharing a Cabin on a Singles Cruise? Don’t Make These 7 Horrible Blunders
10 months ago

Sharing a Cabin on a Singles Cruise? Don’t Make These 7 Horrible Blunders

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One of the worst things about taking a cruise alone is having to deal with the dreaded single supplement. As a solo woman traveler, your options are fairly limited. You can either pay 25% to 100% more for the privilege of having your own room. Or, you can find someone to pair up with. Read More

Singles Cruises for Sensible Women: Looking Beyond the Booze and Bravado
10 months ago

Singles Cruises for Sensible Women: Looking Beyond the Booze and Bravado

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When you think about singles cruises, what images enter your mind? Read More

House Sitting in Retirement: Travelling the World, One House at a Time
11 months ago

House Sitting in Retirement: Travelling the World, One House at a Time

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Have you ever thought about how much money is spent on hotel rooms that barely get used while we travel? Would you travel more if your room and board was covered? Today we will talk with author, fashion expert, and the self-proclaimed “Queen of Ageing Disgracefully”, Penelope Whitely as she shares her best tips on how to become a world-travelling house-sitter. Enjoy the show! Read More

4 Reasons Traveling Alone as a Woman Over 50 Rocks!
12 months ago

4 Reasons Traveling Alone as a Woman Over 50 Rocks!

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When I was in my 20s, I sold all of my worldly possessions and bought the cheapest ticket that I could find to India. After completing a degree in Comparative Religion at the University of Colorado at Boulder, I decided to dive into one of the most fascinating cultures on the planet. Read More

How to Live Like a Local as a Solo Female Traveler
12 months ago

How to Live Like a Local as a Solo Female Traveler

Are you interested in solo traveling and living among the locals in a foreign destination? A world traveler and tour guide has joined us to offer some great tips on how to go at it safely. Enjoy the show! Read More

The “Ex” Rated Guide to Solo Travel After 60
1 year ago

The “Ex” Rated Guide to Solo Travel After 60

Today, women over 60 are shattering aging stereotypes in many ways. Living longer and better educated, they are focused on heath and independence. They are determined to achieve well-being and self-awareness. Read More

Don’t Let the “What If’s” of Traveling Solo Hold You Back!
1 year ago

Don’t Let the “What If’s” of Traveling Solo Hold You Back!

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Traveling solo can be an enriching and affirming experience. It can also be filled with worry and anxiety if we let self-doubt cloud our journey.

Take on the ‘what if’s’ by planning ahead and putting yourself in charge of the resolutions to possible problems. Consider worst case scenarios and mentally problem solve in advance. Read More