7 Tips How to Go Traveling Solo with Confidence | Solo Trekker

Our 7 Tips How to Go Traveling Solo with Confidence: Many are intimidated by solo travel, which is unfortunate because taking a vacation alone can be meaningful, empowering, educational and fun!  Here are some steps to help you embrace your journey! Quotes-About-Traveling-Part-II

How to Go Traveling Solo with Confidence:

Tip One: Find Your Fears: Conquer Them!

What makes you nervous when you think about traveling alone? Safety? Loneliness? Embarrassment? Address the issues head on. Most of the time when you unpack your vague, nameless dread, it disappears on its own.

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Tip Two: Get Excited About Your Trip

At common reasons that people travel alone is because they can’t find anyone to come with them. If you’re committed to traveling alone, pick somewhere you’ve always wanted to go. Educate and let yourself get excited. enthusiasm will outweighs your nerves.forever-love-photography-quote-Favim.com-1024871

How to Go Traveling Solo with Confidence:

Tip Three: Practice Being Alone

Many people find it hard to be alone in public, but this is a skill that you can hone with practice. Movies? Dinner? Take the plunge!

How to Go Traveling Solo with Confidence:

Tip Four: Start with Baby Steps

If taking an entire vacation alone just seems impossible, dip your toe into the pool of solo travel a different way. Start small: what about just a couple of days alone tacked on at the end of a group vacation?  Stay at a destination after business is over.

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How to Go Traveling Solo with Confidence:

Tip Five: Connect with Others

Traveling solo does not mean you wont be with others.  This gives you time to form new bonds, learn new cultures, adapt and grow! You could use a website like Couchsurfing, connect with a local meet-up group or reach out to friends of friends. For extroverts go hostel over hotel!5969ecdf5c7fea02e721067875d8db98 (1)

How to Go Traveling Solo with Confidence:

Tip Six: Safety Knowledge is Key

Safety is one of the biggest issues that solo travelers struggle with. Do your research around the area.  Check cultural customs, norms, etc…Preparation is necessary!oneeee

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Tip Seven: Remember this is for YOU!

One of the greatest joys of traveling alone is the freedom to do whatever you like, whenever you like. Take advantage of this unusual freedom and treat yourself to a few luxuries you might not otherwise. The world is YOUR oyster.  Spa, sun bathe, sleep late, indulge!      10306765_10152692983903129_4735462953578187874_n