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Epic Trip #4 – Race Across America

So, why epic trips. Why push yourself? What do they mean? Rachelle explores this in Epic Trip #4. Continue reading

The bathroom interview and my digital path to the Smithsonian

It's a bit of a crazy story how I came to be invited to speak at the Smithsonian. I hope you enjoy. Continue reading

Solo Travel to Cancun

This solo traveler discovers that there is much more to Cancun than sunbathing and shopping, and comes away with a fascination with numbers. Continue reading

Pic of the Week: Paddling in le Parc

The vibrant colours and serene beauty in this shot, taken by a solo traveler paddling down the river, are the very essence of summer in Canada. Continue reading

Top Things To Do in The Bay of Fundy

I spent last week touring the Bay of Fundy. It's perfect for solo travelers. There is so much to do. Here are the top themes to help you plan your trip. Continue reading

Epic Trip #3 – the Gobi Desert 2011 Expedition

In this Epic Trip story a traveling couple goes separate ways for a bit so that Lauren can travel solo with the amazing Gobi Desert Expedition. Continue reading

You. Alone.

You alone, traveling... it's a powerful experience. It helps you work on higher-order needs as Maslow described them. Continue reading

Solo Travel to Cape Town

Cape Town is a great destination for solo travelers. From the beaches to the mountains, the botanical gardens to the penguins, there is beauty everywhere you turn. Continue reading

Pic of the Week: Along the Amalfi Coast, Italy

A Solo Travel Society member sends us this shot looking inward from the road along the Amalfi Coast in Italy. Continue reading

How I Learned to Smoke Sheesha

Going to a men's coffee shop in the Middle East is not recommended for every solo traveler but, under special circumstances, it worked for me. Continue reading

Epic Trip #2: Solo Travelers on the Ultimate Train Challenge

Epic Trip #2 - the Ultimate Train Challenge. This will be amazing to watch. 5 solo travelers. 1 destination. Read the fun. Continue reading

Canadians Go Canuck Crazy – game five.

I was in Vancouver for game five when the city erupted with excitement over a win. I went right through the center and got some great photos. Continue reading

Solo Travel to Vancouver for the Draw Down

A great draw to Vancouver for solo travelers this spring/summer is Vancouver Draw Down 2011. It's a fun, social way of doing art. Have a read. Continue reading

Solo in the City: 7 free things to do in New York City

Interesting, I can find quiet in a big city like New York - or I can be energized. Here's a bit of a meditation plus 7 free things to do in the big Apple. Continue reading

Cruising the Chilean Fjords on Route to Patagonia

How to get to Patagonia the most scenic way possible spending as little as possible - the Navimag ferry. Continue reading

Pic of the Week: Rockin’ at Whitstable, England

A Solo Travel Society member discovers a shingle beach in Whitstable, England. Barefoot may not be the way to go here! Continue reading

Solo in London: a trip to Shakespeare’s Globe

A unique glimpse into Elizabethan England through a trip to Shakespeare's Globe Theatre. Continue reading

Epic Trips: The Mongol Rally

This is it! The first post of this month's theme of Epic Trips. Have you not heard of the Mongol Rally? Then read on. Continue reading

Solo Travel in Moscow

Our solo traveler finds that Moscow is a city of contrasts: from the architecture to the landscape to the people. Continue reading

Pic of the Week: Sweet, Sweet Spain

A solo traveler stumbles upon a huge assortment of brightly coloured sweets at La Boqueria Market in Barcelona, Spain. How to choose? Continue reading

About Janice Waugh and Tracey Nesbitt

I'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 Nesbitt I’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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