Affordable Luxury Ideas from Astrid Solo Travel Advisor


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

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

It’s easy to have pleasant interactions if you learn a few cultural norms for the place you want to visit. Paris has some particularities, but my new solo travel podcast shares some Do’s and Don’ts I have learned over the years for the City of Lights. Listen to Solo Travel Talk and hear my tips for navigating Paris without any faux pas!

Episode 093: When to Book Your Flight - 10 Tips

Episode 093: When to Book Your Flight - 10 Tips

I am a maven when it comes to planning ahead for travel. On the new episode of my solo travel podcast, I share insights about booking your flights. All my tips, some of the resources I use, websites, plus when to book your travel. Listen to learn more!

Episode 092: Returning to Paris Solo

Episode 092: Returning to Paris Solo

I am returning to Paris! Hear about how I have planned my trip and why, plus how mood fits in with your solo travel and the merits of revisiting a city versus visiting somewhere new. I also share some of the qualities that make Paris so glorious, especiall for a solo traveler.

Episode 091: 20 Solo Friendly Cities

Episode 091: 20 Solo Friendly Cities

Twenty solo friendly cities on the new episode of my solo travel podcast, Solo Travel Talk! I have a good idea about what makes a city “solo friendly” and offer for your consideration US cities and international cities. Listen and get inspired.

The Most Fabulous Shopping Street in Paris

The Most Fabulous Shopping Street in Paris

Looking to be inspired by fashion? Travel to Paris and spend a day along the Avenue Montaigne, one of the most fabulous shopping streets in the world. For solo travelers visiting the "City of Lights" enjoy this blog highlighting my personal Paris makeover and the memorable day enjoyed on the Avenue Montaigne.

Smart Money Saving Planning Tips for the Solo Traveler

Smart Money Saving Planning Tips for the Solo Traveler

Making a Solo Trip Dream come true takes smart planning and budgeting. Astrid shares in this blog her money saving and planning tips to make your next solo adventure stress free and affordable.

Five Best Luxury Lounges in Paris for the Solo Traveler

Five Best Luxury Lounges in Paris for the Solo Traveler

When in Paris treat yourself to a great craft cocktail or a glass of fine French wine at one of the most elegant lounges in the world. Click here to read about my list of the Top 5 Best Luxury Lounges in the City of Light.

Want to Travel to the Best City in the World? Art Routes San Miguel de Allende is the One!

Want to Travel to the Best City in the World? Art Routes San Miguel de Allende is the One!

Join ASTA this June, in partnership with the Arts Council of Baton Rouge, for a 7 day art tour of San Miguel de Allenda, named Travel + Leisure's 2017 Best City in the World