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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
3 years 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

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

4 Reasons Traveling Alone as a Woman Over 50 Rocks!
3 years 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
3 years 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
3 years 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!
3 years 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

Why I Love to Travel: The Appeal of Constant Travel and Discovery
3 years ago

Why I Love to Travel: The Appeal of Constant Travel and Discovery

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Some people stay in one place most or all their lives and are very content. Then there are some, like me, who crave change and move frequently from place to place.   Read More

My Fred Olsen Review of the Boudicca: Affordable Classic Cruising with Smart Innovation and Style
4 years ago

My Fred Olsen Review of the Boudicca: Affordable Classic Cruising with Smart Innovation and Style

Cruising always takes me on a journey of self-discovery and transformation. Those first few hours after boarding, settling down and unpacking, soon transport me to a world that touches all my senses. Read More

Why a Solo Cruise Can Be a Wonderful Lifetime Experience
4 years ago

Why a Solo Cruise Can Be a Wonderful Lifetime Experience

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My first solo cruise was such a great experience, much easier and more fun than I ever expected. It was a small ship (700 passengers) and not entirely full so it was a good way for me to try cruising. Also, I met so many wonderful people – couples and singles – who were happy to talk about their experiences and give me good information on what to consider if I wanted to continue cruising. Read More