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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.

All the Food and Beverage Vendors at MSY's New North Terminal

All the Food and Beverage Vendors at MSY's New North Terminal

The new terminal at the New Orleans International Airport(MSY) is set to open in 2019. Top New Orleans Restaurants and retail outlets will fill the gorgeous new architectural structure making the solo traveler’s experience in New Orleans memorable.

Episode 045: Kamelia Britton - Hackerette

Episode 045: Kamelia Britton - Hackerette

Solo travelers, you are in for some fun! Kamelia Britton is THE Hackerette and she has a passion for helping people traveling alone get the most out of travel and life! These two ideas are intricately linked for Kamelia; find out how this perspective can help you make amazing memories on the new episode of my solo travel podcast. 

Want the Best Business Class Airfare to Europe? Fly La Compagnie

Want the Best Business Class Airfare to Europe? Fly La Compagnie

Looking for a Taste of Elegance for Less when traveling solo to Europe? Fly La Compagnie, the only all business class airlines with daily flights from New York to Paris.

Episode 024: Freaky Fliers

Episode 024: Freaky Fliers

Many solo travelers have a fear of flying. If you are afraid of flying when traveling alone, this episode of Solo Travel Talk is for you because I share many key tips on how to overcome irrational flying fears.

Long Overdue Changes are Coming to the New Orleans Airport

Long Overdue Changes are Coming to the New Orleans Airport

More than 11.1 million passengers went through the New Orleans airport in 2016, and the need for a new airport terminal and ancillary development at the MSY has been known for years. We are excited to see New Orleans reach the next level in the tourism industry, and this new airport terminal is a step in the right direction.

The Best Airports Around the World for Dining, Shopping, and Lounging

The Best Airports Around the World for Dining, Shopping, and Lounging

While time spent in airports is certainly not the highlight of anyone’s trip, some airports are attempting to make the travel experience more enjoyable by introducing more and more options for dining, shopping and entertainment. Here’s a list of some of the best airports around the world in terms of restaurants, lounges, shopping and more. 

Want Cheap Flights to Europe? Go through New Orleans!

Want Cheap Flights to Europe? Go through New Orleans!

There is a surge of new ways to fly to Europe this summer and going through lesser-known airports, like New Orleans' Louis Armstrong International, or using a smaller airline could save you hundreds of dollars!

Episode 010: Astrid Opens Her Toolbox, Part II

Episode 010: Astrid Opens Her Toolbox, Part II

Planning a solo trip can be difficult. Consequently, you need to use helpful travel strategies and travel websites to create a memorable solo adventure. In this episode of Solo Travel Talk I continue my deep dive into the various travel sites I rely on and how to use them. You'll hear about the well-known websites and other lesser known but valuable travel research and planning platforms.