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8 Interesting Solo Travel Destinations in New Zealand

8 Interesting Solo Travel Destinations in New Zealand

There are so many wonderful things to see and do in New Zealand, it’s difficult to know where to begin. So, here is my list of the top 8 coolest places in New Zealand that are very easy to visit as a solo traveler!

My Transformative Solo Travel Experience In The Outback

My Transformative Solo Travel Experience In The Outback

I took a solo trip out to the middle of the Australian Outback, searching for an adventure. I expected pristine nature, and vibrant red sand, but what I didn’t expect was to have a completely life-changing experience. That - or the camels. If you’re wondering whether visiting Uluru is worth it, the answer is yes!

10 Things to Do in Sydney as a Solo Traveler

10 Things to Do in Sydney as a Solo Traveler

The warm, vibrant and inviting energy is part of what makes Sydney, Australia such an incredible solo travel destination. For 10 things to do in Sydney, check out this list!

STT 103: Solo Travel Trends to Watch in 2019

STT 103: Solo Travel Trends to Watch in 2019

Travel trends that impact solo travelers are 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, at the end of the show 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 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 099: Paris' 16th Arrondissement for the Solo Traveler

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

Part travelogue, part tip sheet, this episode takes us back to Paris! Don’t overlook the 16th Arrondissement when traveling alone in Paris! It is full of museums, outstanding restaurants, trendy boutiques, fabulous vintage shops and perhaps the best rooftop terrace in the entire city! Listen and discover this gem of a district in the City of Lights.

A Personal Connection to Paris and The Famous Studio Harcourt

A Personal Connection to Paris and The Famous Studio Harcourt

A unique travel story about Astrid Clements, founder of Astrid Solo Travel Advisor, and her 2018 trip to Paris that focused on photography. Read this interesting travelogue and learn about the Paris Photo Show and the famed Studio Harcourt, two photography related activities Astrid enjoyed on her last trip to Paris.

Episode 092: Returning to Paris Solo

Episode 092: Returning to Paris Solo

In this podcast, I share what makes Paris such a great destination for solo travelers, and how you can fall in love with Paris all on your own. I also address topics such as mindset while traveling, and a certain dilemma many frequent travelers face: should I revisit a city I’ve already been to or go somewhere new?

Halloween in New Orleans: The Most Haunting Party of the Year

Halloween in New Orleans: The Most Haunting Party of the Year

Second only to Mardi Gras when it comes to costumes, revelry, and an overall good time, Halloween in New Orleans is the most haunting party of the year! Plan to spend your next Halloween as a solo traveler in New Orleans, the most Haunted City in America