Reasons why solo travel will give you a better social life. (Watch this video!) I wouldn’t call myself “outgoing” or “the life of a party”. As personable as I might have seemed to others growing up, there was always an intrinsically quiet and shy person inside, who longed to be a social butterfly, but felt like a failure at […]
. 2013 was a hot year, literally and figuratively. It’s like the whole year I was sweating. Not only did I travel during summer’s peak heat, but it goes without saying that 2013 was a rough year for me. Humbling, cruel, grueling… It was as if hell turned up the thermostat for my roast and […]
The holiday season can be a solo traveler’s nightmare. I think you can figure it out why. Everyone thinks of holidays and special occasions as days to be spent with family and friends. Not alone. Well who made up that dumb rule? You’re alone and want to enjoy your single, solo life like it’s daily […]
I’m not dealing with age very well. “Middle-age” feels like the un-sexiest number to be. Everything from moisturizers to anti-aging potions are strewn throughout my bedroom and bath. The yoga mat is my closest
VIDEO: 8 Safety Tips for Solo Travelers This is the second part of my Travel Q & A to the two-part question asked by a YouTube viewer : What are some safety tips that I’d recommend for solo travelers? In the last video post, I spoke about a smart traveler being thoughtful of safety, making […]
VIDEO: How safe is it to travel solo as a woman? So I’ve started to take Travel Q & A for my YouTube videos. Recently, I had a question posed to me on one of my YouTube videos. The female viewer asked: How safe is it to travel solo as a female?
Uh oh ohhh… Here it comes. The feeling of power ripped through me as a surge of exhilaration. The boat was bouncing, skimming off the waters, but that wasn’t it. Ohhhh…Wow! I wanted to scream. The feeling was overwhelming. But maybe screaming was too much. I didn’t want people to hear. I didn’t
As a solo traveler, I admire solo travelers, who commit to bravery when going alone.
I still have my moments of fearing traveling alone and getting lost or stranded in some place foreign. And yet, …
There’s been headlines in the news about women encountering danger abroad. In Delhi last December, a nation was awakened when a local physiognamy intern accidentally boarded a private bus with a friend and was raped by six men. Even more recently, the body of 33-year old Sarai Sierra was found in Turkey after she had gone missing for two weeks.
It’s made the public and media becry – Is it safe for women to travel alone?