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Solo Traveler’s Jazz Fest Guide - Getting Around

Solo Traveler’s Jazz Fest Guide - Getting Around

Getting to and from the New Orleans Jazz Fest for the solo traveler can be tricky. Read this blog and get all of my tips on how navigate the transportation issues when attending Jazz Fest alone.

Episode 065: 10 Tips for Experiencing New Orleans

Episode 065: 10 Tips for Experiencing New Orleans

I love New Orleans! Not only is New Orleans a historic and grand place to visit, it's fabulous for the solo traveler. On the new episode of my solo travel podcast, Solo Travel Talk, I share my top tips for visiting the Cresent City, plus explore some of the nicknames New Orleans has picked up over the years! 

Solo Traveler’s Guide to Jazz Fest

Solo Traveler’s Guide to Jazz Fest

The music, the food, the art - the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival is one of the most popular events that takes place in the city. We've put together an Astrid Solo Travel Advisor Jazz Fest Guide with helpful hints, safety tips, and food and drink recommendations for the solo traveler!

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How to Get Around New Orleans As A Female Solo Traveler

How to Get Around New Orleans As A Female Solo Traveler

From lodging to airfare, a solo trip requires careful planning. Travel and transportation plans are often daunting and tedious, especially if you are planning a solo trip to New Orleans. Read this blog for New Orleans transportation trips when traveling alone to the Big Easy.

Episode 058: Live from The International Travel Goods Show

Episode 058: Live from The International Travel Goods Show

Traveling solo with the right gear and products can make your trips more enjoyable and less stressful. If you are interested in the latest travel products and making your solo travels a bit easier, my new solo travel podcast episode is for you! Live from Las Vegas, I am at The 2018 International Travel Goods Show.

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. 

Mardi Gras Safety Tips for the Solo Traveler

Mardi Gras Safety Tips for the Solo Traveler

If you are planning on attending Mardi Gras in New Orleans as a solo traveler, please consider these 11 safety tips to ensure that you have the best possible time in this incredible city!

Episode 054: 5 Planning Ahead Tips for Solo Travel Success

Episode 054: 5 Planning Ahead Tips for Solo Travel Success

To facilitate a great solo trip, you should pay close attention to 5 key trip planning tasks. If you have resolved to travel more in 2018, the new episode of my solo travel podcast, Solo Travel Talk, will give you amazing trip planning tips to make sure you reach your travel goals when going it alone. 

5 Ways To Travel (Solo!) Through the Depths of New Zealand

5 Ways To Travel (Solo!) Through the Depths of New Zealand

It’s not difficult to see why New Zealand is a dream destination for many solo travelers. It is gorgeous, diverse, safe, and pretty easy to get around! Here are 5 ways to travel solo through New Zealand!