Affordable Luxury Ideas from Astrid Solo Travel Advisor


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. 

Episode 009: Astrid Opens Her Toolbox, Part I

Episode 009: Astrid Opens Her Toolbox, Part I

Planning for a solo trip can be a difficult and stressful. You can spend hours scouring the internet looking for the best deals. Listen to this episode of our Solo Travel Talk podcast for some great travel tips about a few excellent trip planning tools and resources and how to use them to make traveling alone more affordable and enjoyable.

Direct International Flights from New Orleans' Louis Armstrong International

Direct International Flights from New Orleans' Louis Armstrong International

For decades, flying from the Southeaster United States to Europe invariably included a connecting flight in another major metro airport. (Please don’t let it be Atlanta!) Now, Southerners can finally rejoice, because New Orleans is offering it’s first direct flight across the Atlantic since 1982! Read more in this post!

4 Tips to Overcome Your Fear of Flying

4 Tips to Overcome Your Fear of Flying

Even the most seasoned travelers still experience some form of flight anxiety. Let’s face it, flying alone can be stressful, turbulence can be scary, and the fear of flying can be persistent. Here are 4 tips to help you overcome your fear of flying!

Comfortable and Affordable: Royal Air Maroc Business Class

Comfortable and Affordable: Royal Air Maroc Business Class

Looking for an affordable business class ticket to Africa, Asia or Europe? Royal Air Maroc is an excellent choice for the solo traveler who wants luxury at an affordable price.

Flight Booking Tips for the Solo Traveler

Flight Booking Tips for the Solo Traveler

Trying to find the best flight deals can be tricky. In this post, we’re sharing some of best money-saving practices solo travelers should use when booking flights!

Want a Free Layover in Iceland on Your Way to Europe?

Want a Free Layover in Iceland on Your Way to Europe?

There are many airlines that offer affordable flights to Europe but Icelandair gives the solo traveler the opportunity to experience a two for one destination trip.

Best Piece of Clothing to Wear on a Flight

Best Piece of Clothing to Wear on a Flight

What should I wear on my flight? This is a very common question for the modern female traveler. How can you be comfortable and stylish on those long hauls? Here’s how: