Last week, I shared with you my “Solo Travel Guide,” five challenges or activities to help ease you into solo travel. In the coming weeks, I’ll be sharing stories from inspiring women about their first experiences with solo travel, along with advice and insights from experienced solo travelers. To kick that off, I reached out
Category Archives: Fear
Many women say they’d like to try out solo travel but are nervous because they’ve never done it before. They aren’t sure if it’s safe, worry about what others might think, and fear they won’t like themselves when they get all alone. If you can relate to these incredibly common fears and concerns, you are
This weekend I’m doing something a little out of the ordinary — for my first time, I am taking an international extended weekend. While I’m always excited to go on an adventure, this trip is extra special for me because of the destination — Amsterdam. The first (and last) time I was in Amsterdam was
I’m walking through the Milano train station trying to find the ticket agent. Everything is normal. I have a plan, and everything is going according to that plan. I look around and see people going about their business — professionals, families, backpackers… I am aware of my surroundings, and nothing is out of the ordinary.