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How to Avoid Paying More When Traveling Solo

Ever heard of the ‘single supplement’? About.com defines it as: “a charge paid by a solo traveler to compensate a hotel or cruise ship for losses incurred because only one person is using a room …

Worried About Your Teenager Traveling Solo? Advice for Parents

Every parent will tell you that their child is the most important thing in their life, and that they’d do anything to prevent them from harm.
How are parents supposed to act, then, when their teenage …

Cruises for Singles – A Beginner’s Guide

For the solo traveler, singles cruise are the ultimate equalizer, as most people you’ll meet will be there on their own (just like you).
This takes a lot of the pressure off of meeting people as …

Air Travel for Unaccompanied Minors

In these times of cheap flights and high divorce rates, there are a great number of minors flying unaccompanied by their parents.
If you’re worried about your your children flying on their own, there are a …

Making Friends on the Road: Why Traveling Solo is Easier Than You Think

The idea of traveling solo around the world can seem incredibly daunting to someone that’s never done it.
There are a lot of advantages to traveling on your own (such as the fact that it forces …

8 Ways to Deal with Loneliness When Traveling Solo

Traveling solo has lots of advantages. You can do what you want, when you want and there’s no-one around to argue. Traveling alone also gives you the time and space to reflect on who you …

Why More Women Than Ever Are Traveling Solo

Traveling solo is one of the best ways to experience the world as you’re living entirely on your own terms and you’re not compromising for anyone.
Unfortunately, solo travel seems to be something that’s more geared …

Solo Travel – Five Rules to Live By

As I have spoken about before, there are many advantages to traveling solo (i.e. on your own without friends or companions).
One of the great things about traveling is the freedom it gives you, and you’re …

The Top 5 Reasons to Go On an Organized Tour

When you’re traveling on your own, it’s nice to have time to yourself and to explore the world on your own. You might avoid joining organized tours because you don’t think you need to be …

Should I Go Traveling Alone Or With Friends?

If you’ve already decided where and when you want to go traveling, the last only thing remaining is to decide who to go with (if anyone). The question ‘should I go traveling on my own …