Tag Archives: Generalized Anxiety

The Complete Guide to Beating Pre-Flight Anxiety

calm nerves before flying ASAP

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 […]

30 Top Advantages and Disadvantages of Solo Travel

solo travel quebec city and loving afternoon tea

Spoiler Alert: I frequently brag about the benefits of solo travel on this site. Truthfully, my opinion is that anyone (who has the means to do so) ought to travel alone at least once in their lives.  However, I still wanted to write an extensive post about solo travel for anyone who is on the […]

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

sunsets relax my 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. […]

Is Switzerland Safe to Travel Alone? How to Plan a Carefree Solo Adventure!

pleased at lake lucerne in summer

I’m a frequent traveler to Europe (surprise surprise). I also love exploring different countries alone, because why the heck not? So, understandably, a lot of people ask me about safety and solo travel, as well as what countries are good first time destinations, especially for visiting Europe. Which is fair enough. Going to Europe alone […]

Goals for 2021: My Dreams for a New Year

Who else is ready to leave 2020 in the dust forever?! Personally, I know I’m ready to MOVE ON – along with 99.9% of the world!  Has anything changed overnight? No, of course not. But, considering that the United States has started vaccinations, I expect improvements in the coming months.  Weirdly enough, I fondly remember […]