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Episode 097: Managing an Itinerary as a Solo Traveler

Episode 097: Managing an Itinerary as a Solo Traveler

Pre-trip planning is my bag, and setting an itinerary can make all the difference for your solo travel. I share my itinerary tips—especially discussing when to plan what— on the new episode of my solo travel podcast. I even have some tips for procrastinators. Take a listen to the new episode of the podcast.

Episode 096: True False Solo Travel

Episode 096: True False Solo Travel

I tackle some of the most common preconceived ideas about traveling solo, using a unique and fun format. On the new episode of my solo travel podcast I give you my take on some common (and maybe even controversial) beliefs. Take a listen and then give me your perspective!

Episode 095: How and When Tips for Booking Hotels

Episode 095: How and When Tips for Booking Hotels

Deciding where to stay is one of the most important trip planning decision for the solo traveler. On this episode of my solo travel podcast, I share my tips on where to stay, the best time to book, where to book, and other ways to make sure you get the best deal!

Episode 094: Paris Cultural Do's and Don'ts

Episode 094: Paris Cultural Do's and Don'ts

Paris has numerous cultural particularities, but my new solo travel podcast shares some important cultural Do’s and Don’ts that I have learned over the years when I’m traveling alone for a trip to the City of Lights. Listen to Solo Travel Talk and hear my tips for navigating Paris without any faux pas!

Episode 093: When to Book Your Flight - 10 Tips

Episode 093: When to Book Your Flight - 10 Tips

Flight Booking tips can save the solo traveler money when purchasing airline tickets. On the new episode of my solo travel podcast, I share insights and tips about booking your flights, some of the resources I use, websites, plus when to book your travel. Listen to learn more!

Episode 092: Returning to Paris Solo

Episode 092: Returning to Paris Solo

In this podcast, I share what makes Paris such a great destination for solo travelers, and how you can fall in love with Paris all on your own. I also address topics such as mindset while traveling, and a certain dilemma many frequent travelers face: should I revisit a city I’ve already been to or go somewhere new?

Episode 091: 20 Solo Friendly Cities

Episode 091: 20 Solo Friendly Cities

What characteristics make a city well-suited for someone traveling alone? In this episode of my solo travel podcast, I discuss important things to look for when choosing a solo travel destination as well as my choices for the top 20 most solo friendly cities in the world.

Episode 090: Solo Travel Dream Trip Planning 2019

Episode 090: Solo Travel Dream Trip Planning 2019

On the new episode of my solo travel podcast, Solo Travel Talk. I profile four trips that I plan to take in 2019. Find out the why, how, and when I have selected these wonderful destinations for people traveling alone and get inspired to plan your next solo dream trip!

Episode 089: Assessing the Mood and Setting Solo Travel Goals

Episode 089: Assessing the Mood and Setting Solo Travel Goals

Trying to decide where to go on your next solo adventure can be a challenge. On the new episode of my solo travel podcast, Solo Travel Talk, I take you into my process for assessing mood and picking goals for solo my travels. Listen, Learn and be inspired!

Episode 088: Astrid Recommends - Cartagena Highlights

Episode 088: Astrid Recommends - Cartagena Highlights

Thinking about traveling alone to Cartagena, Columbia? Listen to my solo travel podcast, Solo Travel Talk, and learn about the best food, drink, shopping, hotels, and sights of this historic Caribbean city.