Long-term travel as a couple can strengthen or weaken the relationship, usually depending on how strong the relationship was before hitting the road.
As part of my research for my blogs and seminars over the past 15 years, I have talked to over 300 American and Canadian expats in Mexico, Central America (particularly Costa Rica), Europe (mainly Italy), and Thailand. These expats generally are happy they made the move but found both the challenges and the benefits of living abroad vastly different than expected.
Here are 20+ of the best solo travel quotes covering life lessons learned from solo travel, inspiration for solo travel, and making friends on the road.
This page of quotes about traveling alone, family travel, and traveling with friends, is composed quotes from of my Fifty-Plus Nomad blog and Facebook group page.
Hospitality Exchanges are a great way to meet people and travel the world on a budget. I once even met a woman who spent a year traveling around Europe staying with hospitality exchange hosts and only spent $7000 on the whole trip!
During my five years traveling around the world, I spent about half my time traveling independently and the other half on group tours, cruises, volunteering, and learning vacations. I love the freedom to explore things in depth that comes with independent travel. However, I find exclusively traveling independently to get exhausting and lonely if done for months at a time. I also love the diversity of experiences.when I mix group and independent travel.