Experiencing Paris as a solo traveler is delightful but key to a great trip is to know what “must do” things you should focus on. A River Seine dinner cruise, padlocks of love, "magical" beaches that appear for the summer... The Seine has history and spectacular sights that are the soul of the City of Lights. On my new solo travel podcast, I investigate the Seine, plus share how to balance "touristy" activities with authentic experiences.
Auction House Market, a new community dining space has come to the New Orleans CBD. This trendy food hall is a great option for the solo traveler who just can’t seem to make up their mind, or for groups of people who all have different tastes. Thankfully, Auction House is sure to have something to suit every palate!
Nowhere else on the planet is there a greater selection and wider diversity of fabulous special events than those you can experience in New Orleans. Whether you're into music, or art, or historic literature there is a New Orleans festival for you!
While the season of Lent-Ash Wednesday through Easter Sunday-is about reflection, moderation and giving up indulgences, New Orleanians or solo travelers do not have to sacrifice good food to do so. If you are traveling alone to the Crescent City during Lent dine at these four suggested restaurants. You won’t be disappointed!
The James Beard Foundation today announced the semifinalists for this year’s culinary awards, and New Orleans has a mix of familiar local names and newer additions in the running. If you are traveling alone to New Orleans make sure to dine at one of these top restaurants for a meal to remember.
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 my list of the Top 5 Best Luxury Lounges in the City of Light. These are places I feel like I can relax as a solo traveler without a worry in the world!
A votre sante! When traveling solo enjoy the elegance and sophistication of Paris that can be found in the superbly managed bars and lounges of the City of Lights. I take you on a tour of five not-to-be-missed after hours establishments well suited for the solo traveler on the new episode of my solo travel podcast, Solo Travel Talk.
Learn about AstridTravel’s second Art Routes Tour which was a 7 day art-themed tour of San Miguel de Allende, named Travel + Leisure's 2017 Best City in the World, created in conjunction with the Art Council of Greater Baton Rouge. While this tour has come and gone the AstridTravel Club will be offering a similar tour in 2020 and beyond.