Affordable Luxury Ideas from Astrid Solo Travel Advisor


Best Affordable Luxury Business Class Ticket to Tokyo

Best Affordable Luxury Business Class Ticket to Tokyo

Flying business class from the US to Tokyo is a long, costly flight. As an avid solo traveler, I am always on the look out for affordable flight options that are enjoyable. Finnair offers a wonderful flight experience from New York to Tokyo with a coveted stopover feature that allows you to have 2 travel destinations for the price of one business class ticket.

Introducing the AstridTravel Club!

Introducing the AstridTravel Club!

If you are a solo traveler who values rich cultural experiences, an opportunity for personal growth and connection with others, and luxury travel that doesn’t break the bank, the AstridTravel Club might be for you. Read more about member benefits, including primary access to culturally-immersive trips around in this post!

10 Eco-Friendly Products for the Sustainable Solo Traveler

10 Eco-Friendly Products for the Sustainable Solo Traveler

Living a sustainable and environmentally conscious lifestyle is something that is very important to me. It’s not always easy, but I have discovered a number of eco-friendly/sustainable/responsible travel products that have helped me maintain my “earth-conscious” habits and make wise consumer decisions while on the road. Here are 10 of my favorites!

A Comprehensive Budget for an Affordable Luxury Trip to Japan

A Comprehensive Budget for an Affordable Luxury Trip to Japan

Japan is often overlooked as a great destination for the solo traveler because it is thought to be ultra-expensive. Recently, I “took the plunge” and spent 3 and a half magical weeks in the Land of the Rising Sun. Before I left on this journey, I developed a Pre-Trip Budget to help me project the excursion’s cost. Here is my estimate for an affordable luxury trip to this fascinating country. I will post a follow up blog showing my Japan trip’s actual cost.

8 Tips to Help You Adjust to Life After a Vacation

8 Tips to Help You Adjust to Life After a Vacation

Coming home from a vacation can be emotionally challenging. On one hand, you might be energized and inspired by the wonderful solo trip you just had, and on the other you might be dreading going back to reality. Here are 8 tips to help you readjust to real life after a vacation and keep the magic of travel alive in your daily life.

How to Manage Anxiety While Traveling Alone

How to Manage Anxiety While Traveling Alone

It is very likely that you will face stressful situations while traveling alone, but what this means is that you will be given an opportunity to develop and improve your inner self. Here are a few tips on how to anticipate, mitigate and manage anxiety while traveling solo so you can emerge with newfound strength, wisdom and confidence.

7 Things to do at Night as a Solo Traveler in New Orleans

7 Things to do at Night as a Solo Traveler in New Orleans

Every female solo traveler is different when it comes to exploring a city alone at night. Some are reluctant to leave the comfort of their hotel, others are eager to hit the town, and some want to be out and about, but don’t want to drink alcohol. Our list of 7 things to do at night as a solo traveler in New Orleans has something to suit every preference!