Tag Archives: Portugal

12 Best Solo Female Travel Destinations

solo female travel destinations

Best Solo Female Travel Destinations It’s hard to narrow my adventures down to determine the best solo female travel destinations. I adore wandering the world, and have a special connection to many, many, many different places. Furthermore I spend too money much on plane tickets, watch too many travel orientated television shows, and stare at […]

Terrific Small European Towns for Solo Travelers

Best Small European Towns for Solo Travelers We’ve all heard of London, Paris, Rome, Munich, and Prague. All energetic cities that offer a wide variety of great sites, activities, restaurants, and accommodation. It’s no surprise that these destinations appear again and again on many solo travelers’ itineraries. Read r/travel or the Lonely Planet forums, and you’ll see what I mean. […]

One Day in Porto: Best Things to See & Do

beginners guide to Porto

Are you visiting Portugal soon? You’ve made a super great choice. Congrats! Portugal is one of my favorite countries in the entire world. Furthermore, in my humble opinion, Portugal is one of the best destinations for new solo travelers. It’s affordable, safe, diverse (cities, beaches, and more!), and plain ol’ awesome. I could probably visit […]

Photo Essay: The Perfect Day Trip from Porto to Guimaraes

Porto to Guimaraes

Porto to Guimaraes: A Perfect Day Trip As a child, I was obsessed with the Middle Ages. Why did I love this time period so much? Think about it! Romantic tales of knights, princesses, magic, and dragons filled my brain. And super exciting quests! Obviously. Not to mention, I loved reading fairy tales and playing […]

Why Your First EVER Solo Trip Should Be to Beautiful Portugal

your first solo trip should be portugal

Updated on May 2021 I’m serious: your first solo trip should be Portugal. Last Easter, I took a solo trip to Portugal and fell in love. My 10 day adventure split between Lisbon and Porto – with a few small stops thrown into the mix – was one of my favorite trips to date. Sure, […]