Advantages of traveling alone

Posted by on July 13, 2013

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While it is usual that when you think you want to do a trip with your family, friends or your partners, we know that traveling alone is no bar to have fun and a good time. Want to travel but none of your friends can join you?, Your friends canceled the trip at the last minute?, Do you need some time to be alone and clear your head? If your answer is yes to one or all of these questions then we indicate the advantages of traveling alone.

Traveling Alone

Traveling Alone

Having control of the trip. If anyone traveled alone noone can tell us that they do not agree with our destination, accommodation, itinerary and others. We go shopping all day without having to watch the clock, spend a day at a spa or just sleep. Spending to our liking. If you like expensive trips with tours, eating in expensive restaurants or sit on the edge of a lake to look at the scenery, no one will question or say you want to perform an activity different from the usual. We can travel by plane or by bus, staying in an upscale hotel or camping. All will suit our needs alone.

Always a Seat

Always a Seat

Absolute independence. You will not depend on anyone, if we want to know which route to follow or where it is determined, we will have to ask a stranger. We will be meeting people and be less inhibited, it is likely to end up being part of a group for excursions. Every problem we have on the trip will have to be solved by us and without realizing it we learn to be more independent.

Finding a way Alone

Finding a way Alone

Time to think and share. If traveling accompanied we may be chatting and not thinking or enjoying the scenery, something that will not happen if traveling alone. We will have time alone to know us better and clear doubts or questions we have. In addition, we can be more responsive to our surroundings, stories, customs and culture of travelers around us, even have the opportunity to make new friends. On the way we will realize that we are not the only ones traveling alone and we will have the opportunity to meet many interesting people. This experience is ideal for those who want to overcome shyness.

Traveling Solo by Bike

Traveling Solo by Bike

Traveling photos: Flawedinperfection, Juan Leonel, Haiquan Zhang, Ratul Upadhiya.

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