Mistakes Solo Travelers Should Avoid

You’re tired of wanting to travel but never having anyone to go with, so you’ve finally made the decision to take a trip by yourself! You know where you want to go, and you’ve traveled before, but how is traveling solo different than traveling with a group or another person?

There are plenty of aspects that are the same, but avoiding some of these common mistakes for solo travelers will make your life (and trip) a lot easier.

Tell Someone Where You’re Going

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You’ve made the decision to travel solo, the whole point of which is that you’re doing it on your own. That doesn’t mean you shouldn’t tell people where you’re going, though.

Give someone an itinerary of where you’re going to be on which dates, especially if you’re going to multiple different cities or countries. It’s always nice to know someone knows where you are, just in case.