Japan Solo Travel

Affordable Luxury Ideas from Astrid Solo Travel Advisor


It's More Than Sushi | Solo Travel Talk Podcast

It's More Than Sushi | Solo Travel Talk Podcast

We love food tours, yes we do— and on the new episode of my solo travel podcast, Solo Travel Talk I discuss the food scene of Japan. I found the Japanese to be so passionate about food! This passion translated into wonderful eating, especially for the solo traveler. Take a listen to the show to learn more!

The Top 10 Things To Do as a Solo Traveler in Japan

The Top 10 Things To Do as a Solo Traveler in Japan

When visiting Japan, it’s hard to decide exactly which sites you want to see - especially when deciding between the many, many temples and shrines. In order to prevent your trip from becoming a little lackluster, you want to make sure you include a variety of sites and activities in your itinerary. Here are my Top 10 Things to Do as a Solo Traveler in Japan!

Top 10 Japan | Solo Travel Talk Podcast

Top 10 Japan | Solo Travel Talk Podcast

When I visited Japan this Cherry Blossom Season, I fell in love. Japan is such a beautiful country with such a beautiful culture. But with so much to see and do, how can you decide where to begin? I’m sharing my top 10 must-dos in Japan in this episode of my solo travel podcast, Solo Travel Talk - The Japan Series.

A Comprehensive Budget for an Affordable Luxury Trip to Japan

A Comprehensive Budget for an Affordable Luxury Trip to Japan

Japan is often overlooked as a great destination for the solo traveler because it is thought to be ultra-expensive. Recently, I “took the plunge” and spent 3 and a half magical weeks in the Land of the Rising Sun. Before I left on this journey, I developed a Pre-Trip Budget to help me project the excursion’s cost. Here is my estimate for an affordable luxury trip to this fascinating country. I will post a follow up blog showing my Japan trip’s actual cost.