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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.

Christmas New Orleans Style: Reveillon Dinners

Christmas New Orleans Style: Reveillon Dinners

Reveillon (REH-vee-on). A Creole tradition from the mid-1800s, dozens of New Orleans' finest restaurants serve up decadent four-course holiday feasts with all the trimmings through the month of December. 

ASTA Solo Traveler's Guide to Atlanta

ASTA Solo Traveler's Guide to Atlanta

Atlanta may be known for its busy airport and commercial headquarters, but there's much more to it. Young people have made their way back to Atlanta in recent years and with them came creativity and innovation.

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.

2018 ASTA Jazz Fest Guide

2018 ASTA Jazz Fest Guide

Hard to believe, but Jazz Fest is almost here! The music, the food, the art - the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival is one of the most popular events that takes place in the city. We've put together an Astrid Solo Travel Advisor Jazz Fest Guide with helpful hints, safety tips, and food and drink recommendations.