There’s nothing more exciting than taking a vacation. But when you’re single, the thought of going somewhere alone can seem a bit challenging and frankly a little lonely.
But it doesn’t have to be that way! It’s absolutely worth facing up to it. By setting sail on your own means, you’re the one handling all the problems, taking the responsibility, and making the decisions. Research by a US-based travel-insurance provider, Travel Guard, found that solo travel is actually more common today than it was 10 years ago and women are leading the way, in fact taking more solo trips than men.
Take a risk, have an adventure, eat some bugs, spend some hard-earned money, and get off your couch before you wake up to find all you’ve achieved in the past three months is successfully watching every single episode of American Horror Story or Orange Is the New Black on Netflix.
Whatever you do, or however you decide to travel, the important thing is to face your fears, and take that first step.