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Episode 100: Fad or Fabulous Solo Travel

Episode 100: Fad or Fabulous Solo Travel

In celebration of the 100th episode of my Solo Travel Talk podcast, I will inspire and encourage you to consider all the changes happening in the travel industry. I discuss how solo travel is evolving, current travel trends, and this question: “Solo travel … is it fad or fabulous?” Listen to the episode and decide for yourself.

Episode 094: Paris Cultural Do's and Don'ts

Episode 094: Paris Cultural Do's and Don'ts

Paris has numerous cultural particularities, but my new solo travel podcast shares some important cultural Do’s and Don’ts that I have learned over the years when I’m traveling alone for a trip to the City of Lights. Listen to Solo Travel Talk and hear my tips for navigating Paris without any faux pas!

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How to Spend A Day in New Orleans as a Solo Traveler

How to Spend A Day in New Orleans as a Solo Traveler

A day in New Orleans is not nearly enough, but if you're here traveling solo for a layover or just passing through, 24 hours is enough time to see, eat, and dance your way through key things to do in the Crescent City. Here is Astrid Solo Travel Advisor's guide for a day trip to the Big Easy.

Want to be Led By Locals? Try Airbnb Experiences in New Orleans

Want to be Led By Locals? Try Airbnb Experiences in New Orleans

Airbnb Experiences are excursions or other interesting activities designed and led by local hosts, giving solo travelers unique access into the fascinating places and activities in a city. Learn more about the many New Orleans Airbnb Experiences that are available to people traveling alone to the Big Easy that choose Airbnb for their accommodations.

Episode 074: Casa Azul, The Frida Kahlo Museum - A Mexico City Must

Episode 074: Casa Azul, The Frida Kahlo Museum - A Mexico City Must

If you are interested in cultural enrichment, Casa Azul, The Frida Kahlo Museum, is an absolute must-see for anyone traveling solo to Mexico City. I explain why in the new episode of my solo travel podcast, Solo Travel Talk. Enjoy this show that discusses the life, work, and cultural impact of the iconic artist Frida Kahlo.

Episode 070: 'Overlooked' Mexico City for the Solo Traveler

Episode 070: 'Overlooked' Mexico City for the Solo Traveler

Many people who travel alone avoid traveling to Mexico City. Don’t “overlook” Mexico City as a fabulous destination for the solo traveler! Learn why you should visit this fascinating place and get inspired to visit this culturally rich city on my new solo travel podcast episode.

Celebrate Cinco De Mayo in New Orleans

Celebrate Cinco De Mayo in New Orleans

Cinco de Mayo is Saturday! Whether you're celebrating all day long or just grabbing a margarita before heading to the Fair Grounds for another weekend of festing, there are plenty of ways to celebrate in and around New Orleans.

Episode 065: 10 Tips for Experiencing New Orleans

Episode 065: 10 Tips for Experiencing New Orleans

I love New Orleans! Not only is New Orleans a historic and grand place to visit, it's fabulous for the solo traveler. On the new episode of my solo travel podcast, Solo Travel Talk, I share my top tips for visiting the Cresent City, plus explore some of the nicknames New Orleans has picked up over the years!