5 reasons why women should roam alone

Solo travellers face daily challenges. As a woman, these challenges can present themselves in a whole host of guises. Gemma Thompson, founder of  A Girls’ Guide to Travelling Alone, shares her top 5 reasons for travelling solo.

Just You’s top 5 tips for reluctant solo travellers

Embarking on a holiday as a single traveller can be incredibly daunting, but there’s no need to panic. Solo travel specialists Just You share their top tips for taking that all important first step.

When the Ice Melts

In this extract from her contribution to our Roam Alone anthology Suzy Pope finds herself travelling solo in the freezing Mongolian winter after a friend bails on their trip.

Finding Freedom

Hannah Stuart-Leach was the very definition of a reluctant solo traveller. In this extract from her contribution to Roam Alone she explains the best way to combat travel anxiety.

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Slow Travel

My Daughter’s Laugh

Winner of Bradt’s New Travel Writer of the Year competition 2016, tells the story of his first trip away from his daughter.

Hilary Bradt – reluctant solo traveller

Our founder, Hilary Bradt, recalls her first experiences of travelling solo. 

Interview with Jan Leeming

We chat to newsreader and TV presenter Jan Leeming about her experiences of solo travel.

Interview with Shane Dallas

We chat to Shane Dallas, one of the founders of the Twitter chat #TRLT, about his experiences of solo travel.