Popularity in solo holidays has continued to rise in recent years, with more than a third of Britons now choosing to holiday solo. This hand-in-hand with recent figures from the Office for National Statistics showing that the number of Brits that are either single or living alone has risen has shifted society’s attitudes towards those who opt to go it alone on their adventures.
Once an undesirable concept is now perceived as an empowering venture, taken on by many independent, like-minded individuals. But have you considered a solo getaway? Travelling alone can be a daunting experience, even for the most adventurous spirits, however, this is the time of great potential where you have the time and resources to do the things you really enjoy. But don’t take it from us, we’ve searched the web to bring to you just a few of the top blogs out there for those looking to travel alone over 50.
Hole in The Donut
After working in a number of unfulfilling jobs, Barbara felt as if there was something missing in her life. Following an illness, she re-evaluated her life, packed up shop, strapped on a backpack and began traveling the world exploring new places and meeting new people along the way. This is definitely one for those of you who need the inspiration to go it alone.
50 Shades of Age
After hitting the big 5 0 milestones, Kathy decided to travel the world and empower other, like-minded women to do the same. This is a must-read blog to not only immerse yourselves in her world but get inspiration for your next travel destination.
Life Part 2
From living the typical American life to walking along the great wall of China, this blog is ideal for those who are looking for the motivation to experience those ‘once in a lifetime’ moments. With regular insight into his travels and stunning photography to go along with them, you are able to explore new countries from the comfort of your own home… if you’re not quite ready to go it alone just yet.
Retiring after 39 years working, Meri decided to indulge in what the world has to offer. From the USA to Asia, discover the beautiful sites of the world and perhaps get some inspiration on where you want to go on your next adventure.
One Traveller has been proudly providing holidays for more than 10 years exclusively for solo travellers. From Estonia to Egypt to Norway to India, we will help you plan your dream holiday and experience the world like never before, along with other like-minded solo travellers.
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