Solo Travel in Portugal and Spain: 10 Best Places to Visit

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The Iberian countries of Spain and Portugal share a peninsula, climate and common history and are popular travel destinations, both for mass tourism and for solo travellers. I have travelled to both countries on multiple occasions, from the rolling hills of Andalucía to the crayon-coloured houses of Lisbon, and would find it tricky to choose […]

Best Solo Travel Destinations in Italy (+ Why You Should Travel Alone There)

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Are you thinking of travelling alone in Italy? Here’s why you should do it and six of the best solo travel destinations in Italy.   La Bella Italia, the land of artists and sculptors, poets and dreamers. Italy was one of the first countries that I visited as solo traveller 30 years ago, and one […]

30 Best Day Trips from London By Train

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From rolling sand dunes to historic castles, cool cities to countryside retreats, here are the best day trips from London by train.   Let’s face it; there is never a shortage of things to do in London. England’s capital is home to world-class museums, cutting-edge street art, vibrant cultural life and its streets and buildings […]

21 Amazing Movies Set in Italy on Netflix & Amazon Prime in 2020

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Italy is a fabulous travel destination, especially for solo travellers. However, right now, the wings of many travellers are clipped. However, armchair travel is still available to us. If you are one of those globetrotters whose travel plans have been thwarted, or if lockdown is giving you cabin-fever, you can take some solace from virtual travel […]