Affordable Luxury Ideas from Astrid Solo Travel Advisor


8 Interesting Solo Travel Destinations in New Zealand

8 Interesting Solo Travel Destinations in New Zealand

There are so many wonderful things to see and do in New Zealand, it’s difficult to know where to begin. So, here is my list of the top 8 coolest places in New Zealand that are very easy to visit as a solo traveler!

My Transformative Solo Travel Experience In The Outback

My Transformative Solo Travel Experience In The Outback

I took a solo trip out to the middle of the Australian Outback, searching for an adventure. I expected pristine nature, and vibrant red sand, but what I didn’t expect was to have a completely life-changing experience. That - or the camels. If you’re wondering whether visiting Uluru is worth it, the answer is yes!

7 Useful Apps You Can Use Offline While Traveling

7 Useful Apps You Can Use Offline While Traveling

Your smartphone is a source of safety and connection while traveling alone. However, there are times when you might not be able to reach an internet signal either while in transit, or while out of the country. Thus, here are 7 useful apps you can use while traveling that require no internet connection!

10 Things to Do in Sydney as a Solo Traveler

10 Things to Do in Sydney as a Solo Traveler

The warm, vibrant and inviting energy is part of what makes Sydney, Australia such an incredible solo travel destination. For 10 things to do in Sydney, check out this list!

STT 103: Solo Travel Trends to Watch in 2019

STT 103: Solo Travel Trends to Watch in 2019

Travel trends that impact solo travelers are always of interest to me, and the trends that are shaping up in 2019 are no different. On the new episode of my solo travel podcast, Solo Travel Talk, I share some of the most significant trends that are emerging, and what savvy solo travelers need to know. Plus, at the end of the show I make an announcement about the future of the podcast.

10 Meaningful Reasons to Travel Solo

10 Meaningful Reasons to Travel Solo

I have been traveling solo for decades, and I’ve learned a number of meaningful and powerful life lessons along the way. Here are 10 reasons why I choose to travel solo, and why I believe you should too.

Episode 102: The Stopover Secret

Episode 102: The Stopover Secret

Do you use stopovers? You might want to after the new episode of my solo travel podcast, Solo Travel Talk! What a stopover is, how to use them, where to find them— all those questions and more answered on the new episode of Solo Travel Talk.

The Best Solo-Friendly Festivals and Events in New Orleans

The Best Solo-Friendly Festivals and Events in New Orleans

New Orleans is host to many unique festivals and events throughout the entire calendar year. With so many options, it’s hard to sort through them all, so Astrid Solo Travel Advisor compiled a list of recommendations for the most solo-friendly New Orleans happenings in 2019:

Episode 101: Hotel Raphael Paris - Solo Travel Gem

Episode 101: Hotel Raphael Paris - Solo Travel Gem

Gorgeous interiors, an amazing rooftop terrace, refinement and style—Hotel Raphael is a great place to stay when traveling alone in Paris and is a gem in the 16th Arrondissement. My new solo travel podcast, Solo Travel Talk, takes you right into the heart of this affordable luxury, boutique hotel.

How To Enjoy NYE as a Solo Traveler

How To Enjoy NYE as a Solo Traveler

If you’re finding yourself traveling solo this New Year’s Eve, we suggest you take this time to think about what would make you truly happy. Whether you decide to spend the night in or the night out, we have some suggestions for you.