Tag Archives: Budget

Backpacking Thailand Itinerary

Heading to Thailand and unsure where to go? I share my month long backpacking Thailand itinerary to help you to plan your trip Backpacking in Thailand Firstly, is Thailand good for backpackers? Yes! There are so many backpackers in Thailand making it easy to meet people and travel throughout the country. I backpacked around Thailand… Continue Reading…

Best Hostels in Europe For Solo Travellers

Hostels are a great accommodation choice if you’re travelling alone but which ones do you choose? Here are the best hostels in Europe for solo travellers I have travelled to every country in Europe and have lost count of the number of hostels I have stayed in during my twenty plus years of travelling alone…. Continue Reading…

My Trusted House Sitters Review: Save 15% Off!

For those of us who get a bit lonely on our solo travels, cat sitting is a perfect option. It’s very solo female-friendly! But it doesn’t have to be restricted to just cats. You’ve probably heard of dog sitting but as well as dogs you can find birds, fish and even reptiles that need ‘sitting’… Continue Reading…

African Overland Tours Review

Africa is such a fascinating destination. It’s a continent abundant with wild animals, spectacular terrain and fascinating tribes. The continent is huge and travelling around it would take you several months.  Visiting Africa and seeing a safari is probably on your travel wish list, and there are safari companies that do this where you see… Continue Reading…

Benefits of Camping For Solos

This month’s solo insight is sparked by an interview where I was asked about camping solo and whether I thought it was a good idea to do something outside of your comfort zone. The answer was a resounding ‘yes!’ Pushing your limits and doing activities that stretch your mind and body is so beneficial. And… Continue Reading…

Southeast Asia Travel Guide For Solos

Types of Girls about the Globe (GatG) – Backpacker GatG, Beach GatG, Budget GatG, Cultural GatG, Nature GatG, Ocean GatG, Spiritual GatG If you’re looking to solo travel in Asia, Southeast Asia is a great place to start. In this article I cover everything you need for solo travelling in Southeast Asia Asia is the… Continue Reading…

Lessons Learnt Travelling To West Africa

If you’re considering a solo trip to Africa and planning on exploring West Africa, I share my tips below It’s mid-February and after announcing my next trip back in January, I find myself getting ready to fly back to England after only completing part of my trip. Sometimes life has other plans for us and… Continue Reading…

Solo Travel Galapagos Islands

How I Did The Galapagos Islands On A Budget “Aren’t they expensive!” exclaimed nearly everyone when I told them I was heading to the Galapagos Islands. And the reality was that yes they were, but being a resourceful and frugal backpacker, I was determined to do them on a budget. The Galapagos are world-famous and… Continue Reading…