When I was 20, I hopped on a plane to London for a semester abroad — alone. What started as nervous trip filled with ‘what ifs’ quickly blossomed into weeks of gallivanting around the city, crossing all of the tourist must-dos from my travel bucket list. I quickly realized that it was the first time […]
Tips, advice and deals for the independent traveler.
Exploring a destination with a group may help you navigate a new city better than you might have if you were traveling solo. But have you tried traveling with a group of people who inherently understands your existence? As humans, we are likely to group ourselves with people similar to us, so it isn’t a […]
The thought of packing up a bag and jetting off thousands of miles from home can be a bit daunting for some, but luckily, you’re never actually alone when you consider how many others are hitting the road solo. When you know the world’s best corners for solo travel, it becomes a lot easier to […]
Look, traveling is hard. But traveling solo as a queer womxn? Even harder. For all the gay travel sites and guides out there, there’s a heavy focus on cis-men. But what about the women, the trans folk, and the non-binary? We travel too, but it’s hard to find reliable information about inclusive, queer spots to […]
Let’s get something straight: bad things can happen anywhere in the world, both right at home and a thousand miles away. The road is no exception, whether you’re in a beachside 5-star resort or a cramped bus bumping through the misty Ecuadorian Andes. But that’s no reason to back down. I’ll never accept the notion […]