Solo Dining Tips for Solo Travelers

One of the most difficult things to do as a solo traveler is eating alone. I typically don’t mind solo dining while I’m traveling by myself, but sometimes it still ends up being a bit awkward. I can walk into a restaurant and confidently ask for a table for one, book in hand, more than… Continue reading Solo Dining Tips for Solo Travelers

How to Make Friends When Staying in a Hostel

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As a solo traveler, meeting new people while traveling is an important part of the experience. Here’s how to meet people and make friends when you stay in hostels. … If you’re planning a solo trip, you might be wondering how to meet people on your travels. Sure, you’ve worked up the courage to travel… Continue reading How to Make Friends When Staying in a Hostel

Solo Travel Activities: 12 Things to Do By Yourself on Vacation

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Are you planning a solo trip soon? There are plenty of fun things to do by yourself on vacation. Here are some of the best solo travel activities to try out! … Traveling alone is a lot of fun, but if you’re new to solo travel, you might feel a bit lonely or uncomfortable going… Continue reading Solo Travel Activities: 12 Things to Do By Yourself on Vacation

What to Expect When You Travel to Myanmar

I’m so excited to share another guest post with you guys. Today’s post comes from Elle over at Travelling Wallflower, and she’s talking about Myanmar! I have yet to make it to the Asian continent, so I thought it would be cool to share someone else’s experience with you all. Myanmar is often overlooked by… Continue reading What to Expect When You Travel to Myanmar

6 Life Skills You’ll Learn as a Solo Traveler

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You learn a lot as a traveler. Being out in the world, being exposed to other cultures, being put into unfamiliar situations, and oftentimes being put into emotional, stressful, and difficult situations. Everything that happens on the road, good or bad, teaches you something and helps to build new skills. And these life skills that… Continue reading 6 Life Skills You’ll Learn as a Solo Traveler

The Introvert’s Guide to Hostel Life

Getting used to hostel life as an introvert can be tough. Don’t get me wrong, hostels are great. As a budget traveler, I stay in hostels any chance I get (unless I can find a cheaper accommodation option). I’m a hardcore introvert, though, so hostels weren’t my first choice when I started traveling. In the… Continue reading The Introvert’s Guide to Hostel Life