19 Awesome Places to Travel Alone in Africa: Solo Travel Made Easy

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I’m going to level with you. I have only been to Africa once. The place was Morocco and the images, sounds, tastes and smells are seared in my memory to this day. The vibrant indigo veils of the Tuareg men. The almost mystical sound of Gnawa music. The aromatic sweetness of a slow-cooked tagine. The acrid […]

The Best Destinations for Solo Travel in Asia

stone bridge crossing lake with reflections at eikando in kyoto japan

Are you looking for the best places to travel alone in Asia? Then you’ve come to the right place. In my 30+ years as a female solo traveller, I have visited Asia on multiple occasions. In my view, Asia is one of the best global destinations for your first solo trip. Ready to dive into […]

Solo Travel in Portugal and Spain: 13 Unmissable Places to Visit

cliffs by coastline of portugal with deep blue sea

The Iberian countries of Spain and Portugal are two fabulous solo travel destinations, especially for women travelling alone. I have visited both countries on multiple occasions, from the rolling hills of Andalucía to the crayon-coloured houses of Lisbon In this article, I will unpick why these two countries are great destinations in Europe for those travelling […]

Best Solo Travel Destinations in Italy (+ Why You Should Go Alone There)

illustration of famous italian icons depicting what is italy famous for

La Bella Italia is the land of artists and sculptors, poets and dreamers. Italy was one of the first countries I visited as a solo traveller 30 years ago, and I have returned more times than I can count. In this article, I’ll make the case for Italy as one of the best destinations for […]