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STT 103: Solo Travel Trends to Watch in 2019

STT 103: Solo Travel Trends to Watch in 2019

Travel trends that impact solo travelers is always of interest to me, and the trends that are shaping up in 2019 are no different. On the new episode of my solo travel podcast, Solo Travel Talk, I share some of the most significant trends that are emerging, and what savvy solo travelers need to know. Plus, I make an announcement about the future of the podcast.

10 Meaningful Reasons to Travel Solo

10 Meaningful Reasons to Travel Solo

I have been traveling solo for decades, and I’ve learned a number of meaningful and powerful life lessons along the way. Here are 10 reasons why I choose to travel solo, and why I believe you should too.

Episode 102: The Stopover Secret

Episode 102: The Stopover Secret

Do you use stopovers? You might want to after the new episode of my solo travel podcast, Solo Travel Talk! What a stopover is, how to use them, where to find them— all those questions and more answered on the new episode of Solo Travel Talk.

The Best Solo-Friendly Festivals and Events in New Orleans

The Best Solo-Friendly Festivals and Events in New Orleans

New Orleans is host to many unique festivals and events throughout the entire calendar year. With so many options, it’s hard to sort through them all, so Astrid Solo Travel Advisor compiled a list of recommendations for the most solo-friendly New Orleans happenings in 2019:

Episode 101: Hotel Raphael Paris - Solo Travel Gem

Episode 101: Hotel Raphael Paris - Solo Travel Gem

Gorgeous interiors, an amazing rooftop terrace, refinement and style—Hotel Raphael is a gem in Paris’ 16th Arrondissement. My new solo travel podcast, Solo Travel Talk, takes you right into the heart of this boutique hotel. Listen to learn about this gem, plus I also share some of my secrets for finding gems of your own for your next solo trip.

How To Enjoy NYE as a Solo Traveler

How To Enjoy NYE as a Solo Traveler

If you’re finding yourself traveling solo this New Year’s Eve, we suggest you take this time to think about what would make you truly happy. Whether you decide to spend the night in or the night out, we have some suggestions for you.

Episode 100: Fad or Fabulous Solo Travel

Episode 100: Fad or Fabulous Solo Travel

Celebrating 100 episodes of my solo travel podcast, Solo Travel Talk, I explore all the changes that have been occurring in the travel industry and how solo travel has been coming into its own. Part inspiration and encouragement; part travel trend discussion, listen to the episode and decide for yourself, solo travel: fad or fabulous?

Episode 099: Paris' 16th Arrondissement for the Solo Traveler

Episode 099: Paris' 16th Arrondissement for the Solo Traveler

Part travelogue, part tip sheet, my new episode of my solo travel podcast, Solo Travel Talk, takes us back to Paris! Don’t overlook the 16th Arrondissment is full of museums, outstanding restaurants, and perhaps the best rooftop terrace in the entire city! Listen and discover this gem of a district in the City of Lights.