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When planning a trip, one of the more important decisions you have to make is whether you’re going to travel alone or with a group. This choice depends on a number of factors including personal preferences, where you’re traveling, your budget, and more. There is no right or wrong way to travel. This guide lists …

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When planning your first solo trip, one of the most common concerns is safety. In fact, according to this interesting article, 69% of women cite safety as their main reason for not traveling alone. To help put your mind at ease, this guide answers the question, “Is solo travel safe?” We’ll cover violent crime, pickpocketing …

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The idea of traveling alone can feel intimidating and even scary. You have to make plans, manage your budget, organize transport, book accommodation, and more. It’s a lot of work. If you get into trouble, you have only yourself to rely on. If you plan ahead, traveling solo doesn’t have to be overwhelming. In this …

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Solo travel gets lonely. There is no avoiding it. While traveling alone, you may spend days in transit without speaking to another individual. When you finally arrive at your destination ready to socialize, putting yourself out there to meet locals and fellow travelers can seem daunting. Particularly for those socially anxious. Not everyone is good …

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In the Summer of 2011 at 18 years old, I set out on my first solo trip. For three months I backpacked around Europe through 20 countries. I traveled by train, bus, and boat. In this article, I review my first solo trip. I’ll talk about planning, packing, budgeting, my route, experiences, and more. I’ll …

Read More about My First Solo Trip Review: Backpacking Europe

You can solo travel to any country in the world. Having said that, some destinations are better suited than others for traveling alone. In this guide, I break the world up into 10 regions and countries and explain the pros and cons of each in terms of solo travel friendliness. I’ll discuss activities, accommodation options, …

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