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I began solo travel as a young student. After five decades, I have covered at years’ end 71 countries and all 50 US states. If experience is the best teacher, I have the equivalent of a PHD in travel mishaps.
The good news is that I have come through it all without a serious illness and with an encyclopedia full of “trips of a lifetime”
and tips to save you from hassles both while you plan your next solo travel and when you land abroad.
Take the journey with us through our “50 Years of Solo Travel” to explore the more than 200 countries the world has to offer.
Whether you are new to solo travel or a long-time veteran, we can help you see that your next trip is your best one yet.
Have you ever found that just planning your next trip abroad left you almost too exhausted to go?
Have you run into so many road blocks while on travel you wondered how you were ever going to leave home again?
If you add to the mix, going it alone with no “wing man”, you may find you have more questions than answers.
Stumbling blocks that can wreak havoc in the midst of your trip of a lifetime:
To save and savor on solo travel, see our more than 250+ tips on topics such as:
Make it easy for yourself! Click the above link and for a nominal fee of $4.49 learn from my past mistakes. Put the fun back in solo travel.
Index of Topics:
Chapter 1: Picking a Destination
Chapter 2: Identifying Top Deals
Chapter 3: Finding the Best Flights
Chapter 4: Hidden Costs
Chapter 5: Solo-Not “Going It Alone”
Chapter 6: Sail with a River Cruise
Chapter 7: Create Your Own Tour
Chapter 8: Formalities
Chapter 9: Tasks Before Leaving
Chapter 10: Packing Light
Chapter 11: Staying Healthy Abroad
Chapter 12: Security Precautions
Chapter 13: Women Solo Travelers
Chapter 14: Adventure Travel Tips
Chapter 15: In Case of Fire
Chapter 16: Cruising Safety
Chapter 17 Sporting Vacations
Chapter 18: Special Activities
Chapter 19: Challenging Times
Chapter 20: Baby Boomers
Chapter 21: Saving In-Country
Chapter 22: Travel Insurance
Chapter 23: Random “Nuggets”
Chapter 24: Conclusion
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