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A Day in the Life of a Great Migration Photographic Safari

Solo on safari - Susan, a long time reader of Solo Traveler, goes on a photographic safari of the Great Migration and now, lucky us, she shares her experience and photos. Continue reading

Solo Travel Destination: Atlanta, Georgia

Chocolate in the morning, wheatgrass in the afternoon, museums and wineries in between. Atlanta comes highly recommended by this Solo Travel Society member. Continue reading

The 2013 Reader Survey: your opinions, kudos and criticism are requested.

To keep Solo Traveler relevant and valuable I'd really like your feedback. Please take my 10 question survey. Continue reading

Pic of the Week: Playa de las Catedrales

A moody shot of Playa de las Catedrales, provided by a Solo Travel Society member traveling in Spain. Continue reading

Solo Travel Transformation – from tentative first trip to bold photography safari.

Solo travel and photo safaris - for long-time reader Susan Portnoy, this is a perfect mix. Have a read... Continue reading

Solo Travel Destination: Bangkok, Thailand

For history, culture, shopping, food - and great value - Bangkok is the choice of this Solo Travel Society member. Continue reading

Solo Travel to Bologna and Emilia Romagna – 32 Tips

Want to travel solo to Italy? May I suggest Bologna and Emilia Romagna. Here are 32 tips to make your travels great. Continue reading

Pic of the Week: Etosha National Park, Namibia

Elephants and giraffes gather to drink at Halali water hole in Etosha National Park, while a Solo Travel Society member captures a photo. Continue reading

Money, Solo Travel and Happiness

Happiness. We all want it. According to recent research, solo travelers may be in a better position to get it than most. Continue reading

Solo Travel Destination: Honfleur, France

Enjoy the centuries-old architecture, the cobbled streets, and a glass of wine at a waterside cafe in Honfleur, recommended by this Solo Travel Society member. Continue reading

Road Trip: the backroads of Emilia Romagna, Italy

Driving the back roads of Emilia Romagna, Italy was fun, empowering and a feast for the eyes. Continue reading

Pic of the Week: Thamel Square, Kathmandu

You can see the colors and feel the energy in this photo of Thamel Square, courtesy of a Solo Travel Society member. Continue reading

Travel Solo at Christmas: planning tips

It's time to make your solo travel plans for the holidays. Here are my tips plus many that I crowdsourced from other bloggers. Continue reading

Solo Travel Destination: Mount Cook, New Zealand

For peace and tranquility, incredible scenery, and the joy of hiking in snow in the middle of summer, this Solo Travel Society member recommends Mount Cook. Continue reading

Joy and Balsamic Vinegar: this is what life’s about

A quest for Balsamic Vinegar results in an understanding of Aceto Balsamico Tradizionale di Modena and the delightful hospitality of the family that produces it. Continue reading

Pic of the Week: Lake Como, Italy

A Solo Travel Society member brings us this early morning shot of a quiet Lake Como in Italy. Continue reading

Ciao from Bologna: taking it slow

Traveling slow has many benefits, including the time to patiently wait for the right time to take photographs. Continue reading

Solo Travel Destination: St. John’s, Newfoundland

This Solo Travel Society member found plenty to see and do in St. John's, including beautiful scenery, a healthy nightlife, and, of course, a little Screech! Continue reading

Travel Technology: Low cost voice calls around the world

The third in our Travel Technology series. This time, how to make cheap calls home when traveling. Continue reading

Pic of the Week: Golden Rock, Myanmar

Check out this great photo of Golden Rock, an important Buddhist pilgrimage site in Myanmar, captured by a Solo Travel Society member. Continue reading

About Janice Waugh and Tracey Nesbitt

Screen Shot 2014-07-30 at 8.52.44 PMI'm an author, blogger, speaker and traveler. I became a widow and empty-nester at about the same time. And then, I became Solo Traveler... Here's the full story. >>
Tracey NesbittI’m a writer, editor, food and wine fanatic, and traveler. On my very first trip abroad I learned that solo travel was for me. Here's the full story. >>

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