Downsides to traveling alone – yes, there are some

I firmly believe that traveling alone is the best thing that can happen to you, but that doesn't mean that there aren't also negative aspects. There are downsides to everything that has upsides, but they shouldn't stop you from traveling the world on your own.   1. You might get lonely. Let me rephrase that … Continue reading Downsides to traveling alone – yes, there are some

How to deal with homesickness

No matter if you're only away for a weekend, two weeks, a month, or a couple of years - I'm sure everyone has experienced homesickness. Being homesick is no picnic - all you think about is your friends, your family, your home - and if you let it, it can destroy your trip. My experience … Continue reading How to deal with homesickness

Why traveling alone is the best thing that can happen to you

I can guarantee you that once you tell your parents that you want to travel on your own, they will first look startled, then worried, and then they might even let out a tiny gasp. They're your parents so it's normal that they are worried, but I assure you: after you show them this post, … Continue reading Why traveling alone is the best thing that can happen to you