Everyone at some points in their lives has travelled alone and have had good as well as haunting memories of the trips. Travelling alone comes with its own sets of pros and cons and can be a source of a lot of fulfilment and self-confidence. To make solo travelling increasingly fun and advantageous, here is a list of few things to help you make your experience the “best time ever”!
An ACA mind– Acronym of Alert, Cautious and Aware. While travelling alone, one must be aware of the surroundings, meaning that you must be alert of all kinds of potential dangers. It is always good to make friends but with a cautious mind, as you know the stranger is a danger.
Packing responsibly – Many times we pack a lot of stuff and forget where did we keep what. Try avoiding this to keep all the chaos at bay. Manage your luggage smartly by keeping all the needful items handy. If you are carrying cash, make sure it is counted and kept in a wallet securely.
The drama of belongings – We often misplace very necessary items like chargers, earplugs, power banks and other handy stuff, therefore make sure you are aware of all your belongings and keep a check on them time to time. Additionally, keep your electronic devices like your mobile phone, smartwatch, tablet, laptop etc. charged so regardless of whether you end up alone you have something to depend upon.
Travelling smart – We love travelling with earplugs in with music taking us to some other world, however, to travel safely, you should always keep a track of what is going on around you. A total absent-mindedness may invite troubles. Moreover, you should know how to take maximum advantage of the trip and still keep the wits about you.
A worth-it trip – While keeping all your senses alive make sure to have some good times since the solo trip is an experience like no other. Explore, interact, eat, socialize, learn their language and let experiences transform and unfold the hidden treasures inside you.