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Beyond Bali: Greetings From Bali, Ep. 1

Robin Rodig | Posted 07.22.2016 | Travel
Robin Rodig

A 27 hour journey has finally brought me to my next destination: Indonesia. So happy to be here and so happy you're with me! Particularly while I navigate the initial culture shock- not surprisingly the most I've encountered anywhere so far.

22 Pieces Of Advice For First-Time Solo Travelers

The Huffington Post | Sahaj Kohli | Posted 07.22.2016 | Travel

After six solo adventures, I’ve learned the ins-and-outs about what it’s like to go off on your own. Here are a few bits of wisdom I picked up alo...

Wanderlust: A Packing List

Kerry Neville | Posted 07.14.2016 | Travel
Kerry Neville

Essentials, practical and purposeful, for your journey

6 Common Scams in Marrakesh and How to Avoid Them

Tessa Juliette | Posted 06.29.2016 | Travel
Tessa Juliette

Marrakesh is unfortunately the type of travel destination that - while beautiful and unique - is a place where you need to keep your guard up at all times. Some scams you don't even realize until someone informs you that it was indeed a scam. There are a variety of scams that people try to run on you and I have outlined the most common ones below.

Why I Wasn't A Fan Of The Philippines As A Solo Female Traveler

Alyssa Ramos | Posted 06.27.2016 | Travel
Alyssa Ramos

Overall, I wouldn't say that you shouldn't go to the Philippines, or that you shouldn't travel there alone. Every country deserves to be discovered, and every traveler experiences places in a different way.

10 Reasons Japan Is Awesome For Solo Female Travel

Alyssa Ramos | Posted 06.28.2016 | Travel
Alyssa Ramos

I didn't go to Japan looking to test out its safety or to see if it was or wasn't a good place for solo female travel. I'm so used to traveling on my own these days that it seems normal to me, however I have to say, I was especially blown away by my solo experience in Japan.

Why You Should Volunteer Abroad This Summer

Danielle Nelson | Posted 06.28.2016 | Travel
Danielle Nelson

Although you can volunteer any time of the year, there is no better time than the summer months to get your butt on a plane and begin helping others. Here are just a few reasons why you should consider volunteering abroad this summer.

Why All Women Need To Travel Solo At Least Once In Their Life

Belinda Anderson | Posted 06.22.2016 | Travel
Belinda Anderson

Self-limiting belief stories are something we are all familiar with, however the good news is these stories can be changed and these women are proof...those stories are no more! It's important to understand that nothing has meaning besides the meaning you attach to it.

My First Time...

Jessica Elliott | Posted 06.15.2016 | Travel
Jessica Elliott

Every woman remembers her first time. It can be a thrilling, exciting, scary, emotional and overwhelming experience. Before doing it the first time, h...

14 Best European Cities for Solo Travelers (PHOTOS)

Travel + Leisure | Posted 06.10.2016 | Travel
Travel + Leisure

When I was a teenager, my family went on one of those bus tours of Europe, where we saw everything--we took 15-minute photo stops in front of landmark...

18 Places Every Woman Should Visit -- By Herself

Refinery29 | Posted 06.07.2016 | Travel

Photo: Cultura/Rex Shutterstock. Doing things alone can be immensely therapeutic: A solo meal can help you really appreciate food; a solitary walk ca...

4 Questions Every Woman Should Ask Herself Before A Trip

Cassandra Santoro | Posted 06.01.2016 | Travel
Cassandra Santoro

Nowadays there has been quite a bit of controversy with women solo travel. However, I think we need to stop for a second and look at the big picture.

14 types of travel everyone should experience once

Lucy Fuggle | Posted 05.31.2016 | Travel
Lucy Fuggle

Your idea of travel perfection might be a week on the beach with the beaming sun and ample mojitos. I like to live in different countries and travel s...

After Divorce: Wanderlust

Kerry Neville | Posted 05.31.2016 | Divorce
Kerry Neville

Wanderlust. The skin between me and the world has dissolved. Instead of retreating from pain and joy and vulnerability, I'm consumed with farsickness. Why wait for a traveling companion? Do I fear the loneliness inherent to my soul ranging the universe on its own? Yes, of course.

What I Learned From My Romantic Vacation Alone

Laurel Moll | Posted 05.24.2016 | Travel
Laurel Moll

Don't get me wrong, I love to travel with friends, family, or with a lover, but I am so happy I experienced a solo trip, and I'll definitely do it again (though next time I'll probably pick a spot that's less packed with honeymooners).

3 Things I Learned Alone On Top of the Eiffel Tower

Danielle Nelson | Posted 05.20.2016 | Travel
Danielle Nelson

You've heard it before: traveling solo can be one of the most terrifying, yet rewarding experiences of your life. My first solo trip was to a place many consider the most romantic city in the world: Paris. Why would I do such a thing to myself?

5 Things I Learned About Myself By Moving 10,000 Miles From Home

Annéka Simpkins | Posted 05.15.2016 | Travel
Annéka Simpkins

After spending my childhood travelling the world and living in almost 30 homes, you'd think I'd be sick of travelling. But, three months before getting married, I decided I wasn't ready to stop just yet.

You Think I'm Weird Because I Travel Solo

Valerie Joy Wilson | Posted 05.13.2016 | Women
Valerie Joy Wilson

When you travel alone you are also more open to different experiences and more chance encounters. The friends you meet traveling bring a different and refreshing prospective to your life, and make you a better more tolerant, educated individual by default.

I'm Happily Married To My Husband, But I Still Like To Travel Alone

Alexii Lardis | Posted 05.12.2016 | Weddings
Alexii Lardis

I am a married woman who still travels by herself. The applause has stopped. To travel without one's husband must mean something negative: pending divorce, a "rough patch," a lack of intimacy.

The Secret To Successful Solo Travel

Kimberly Montgomery | Posted 05.12.2016 | Fifty
Kimberly Montgomery

I recently returned from a two month solo adventure in Florence, Italy. It was a magical experience filled with one great memory after another.

10 Stories For People Who Love Traveling Solo

The Huffington Post | Kyli Singh | Posted 05.09.2016 | Travel

While it may seem intimidating at first, traveling solo is a rewarding and unique experience. Below, we gathered 10 of our most popular stories that g...

How Traveling Solo at 18-Years-Old Prepared Me For College

Courtney Lambert | Posted 04.26.2016 | Teen
Courtney Lambert

"Today I visited an 83- year-old man who looks like he's 60. He lives on two acres of land, which is abounding with every fruit tree imaginable. He ha...

How to Take Your Own Photos When Traveling Solo

Nadia El Ferdaoussi | Posted 05.20.2016 | Travel
Nadia El Ferdaoussi

I travel on my own a lot, but in fact, even when traveling with others I often find that the best snaps are the ones I set up and take myself.

The Difference Between Male vs Female Solo Travel

Alyssa Ramos | Posted 04.19.2016 | Travel
Alyssa Ramos

You may have noticed a sudden increase in popularity in female solo travel, and perhaps wondered what the fuss is all about. Why is it such a big deal if a female travels alone when men travel alone all the time, right?

Escape to Poland: Testing the Waters, Ep. 9

Robin Rodig | Posted 04.18.2016 | Travel
Robin Rodig

Cześć! You know the tipsy, suspiciously-chortling, moonshine-filled pirate that carelessly dangles his leg over the edge of the bridge in Disneylan...