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Episode 062: Miami Architecture and Cultural Touring - Alexandra Bassil

Episode 062: Miami Architecture and Cultural Touring - Alexandra Bassil

Miami has more than just beaches to discover when traveling solo to this fabulous American city. Alexandra Bassil joins us on my solo travel podcast, Solo Travel Talk, to talk about Miami and it’s wonderful historic Art Deco architecture. Hear about the vibrant architectural preservation movement in Miami plus all the ways to enjoy Miami's culture when traveling here alone.

 

Episode 060: Musee l'Orangerie

Episode 060: Musee l'Orangerie

Cultural enrichment is important to many solo travelers. Musée de l' Orangerie when in Paris is not to be missed! Find out why I am an advocate of this culturally rich sight ,full of some of the most celebrated Impressionist and Post-Impressionist art in the world, located in the heart of Paris on my solo travel podcast, Solo Travel Talk. 

2018 New Orleans Festival Season

2018 New Orleans Festival Season

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!

Episode 057: Off the Beaten Path New Orleans, by Neighborhood

Episode 057: Off the Beaten Path New Orleans, by Neighborhood

New Orleans is a fabulous destination for the solo traveler! I take you on a virtual tour of the Crescent City on my new solo travel podcast--by neighborhood--and give you lots of highlights. As a special twist, I try and share places that you might not always hear about when considering New Orleans travel. 

The Most Important Items to Pack For Mardi Gras in New Orleans
Five Films Based On or In New Orleans to Get You Inspired to Travel to The Big Easy

Five Films Based On or In New Orleans to Get You Inspired to Travel to The Big Easy

A natural movie set since 1718, New Orleans, often dubbed "Hollywood South", has been the setting of countless films over the years. If you are traveling solo to New Orleans, stream these five films based on or in New Orleans and understand more fully why this city is so magical.

Want to Travel to the Best City in the World? Art Routes San Miguel de Allende is the One!

Want to Travel to the Best City in the World? Art Routes San Miguel de Allende is the One!

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.

#SoloNOLA January At A Glance

#SoloNOLA January At A Glance

There is always something going on in New Orleans. While January might be a quiet time in a lot of places, NOLA never seems to run out of things to do. Here’s a quick look at some of the happenings this month!