Tag Archives: How to travel solo

Why Escorted Travel is Good For Solos

As I travel around the Middle East and Africa solo, I’m reminded of the benefits of tours. These regions are fascinating but travelling alone can be exhausting. Having to figure out everything for yourself including public transport, navigating tours and choosing the right accommodation in the right places for what you want to see is… 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…

How To Take Photos of Yourself

Types of Girl about the Globe – Every GatG When you travel solo, one challenge is taking photos of yourself. Your pictures can often come out blurry, and your pose may look a little awkward. If you’ve always wanted to know how to take pictures of yourself alone, and how travel bloggers consistently produce amazing photos… Continue Reading…

How To Learn a Language

Learning New Languages Types of Girl about the Globe (GatG) – Cultural GatG, Work & Volunteering GatG Travelling allows us the opportunity to immerse ourselves within a different culture and converse with others in a different language. Learning a new language benefits you and will enhance your experience of a country, even if you only… 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…