Category Archives: Travel Anxiety

Tips for anxious travelers.

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Solo Travel Anxiety: How to Take Care of Yourself in Unfamiliar Places

Do you really, really want to travel alone, but your palms sweat and heart race at the thought of boarding an airplane alone? Do you have big dreams for adventure, but at the same time, you’re not sure how to handle solo travel anxiety? Don’t worry! I’m here to help you navigate those feelings.  First […]

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Is Solo Travel Boring? How to Beat Boredom and Loneliness on Your Trip

I’m frequently asked about solo traveling despite the plethora of information available online and on social media. I’m asked at travel events, sure, but even in my daily life, people wonder about solo travel and whether or not solo travel is boring or even dangerous. Despite solo travel’s rise in popularity, though, people’s concerns are […]

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The Complete Guide to Beating Pre-Flight Anxiety

Updated: 11 December 2022 Despite the many plane rides I’ve taken over the years, I’m still never quite sure about the best ways to calm nerves before a flight. Not to mention, even though I’ve written a post advising fearful flyers, anticipatory anxiety is truly another beast because not only does the fear creep under […]

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The Surprising Downside of Wanderlust: 5 Real Disadvantages of Traveling

Updated: 10 November 2022 Yes, welcome to a post all about the “disadvantages of traveling exist,” my friends. WHAT?! I know, I know. You’re shooting me death glares from Chiang Mai, Berlin, Cuzco, Sydney, wherever you’re located right now. I’m sorry. Hear me out, though, before you revoke my travel blogger card. I promise I’m writing […]

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Terrified of Flying? Here’s How To Cope With A Fear of Flying

Updated: 9 November 2022 Newsflash: I Hate Flying. I’m terrified of flying. Yes, you’ve reading that correctly. So, now you’re probably laughing right now and thinking, “But isn’t this a travel blog? How can you see the world if you’re scared to fly? Is going to the airport a huge challenge for you?” Don’t get me wrong. […]