Step by Step Guide to Planning Your First Solo Trip

After you’ve read my post on the most common questions about solo travel and you’re ready to go off on your own adventure, how do you actually get started? In this post, I’ll take you through my workflow/thought process from start to finish. Everything from how I choose a destination to how and what I … More Step by Step Guide to Planning Your First Solo Trip

Next Trip!

As I write,  I’m actually on my way toward my next destination.  Regular readers might remember that I hinted that my tentative plans were to go to Belize and it’s actually happening.  I’m not going to be here very long but I’m splitting up my time between San Ignacio (on the Western portion of the … More Next Trip!


I’d say there are only 2 reasons you’d ever come to Jogja as a tourist. One is to see Prambanan and the other is to see Brobodur. Prambanan is a Hindu temple and is about a 15 minute drive from downtown depending on traffic. It’s easy to get to and stunningly gorgeous. You could almost … More Prambanan