Singles holidays

Outdoor meal at yoga retreat

Guest review: Carly’s singles holidays at a yoga retreat in Spain

In an ideal world, Carly would like to get away from the English weather and focus on herself with great fitness programmes, all inclusive healthy food, and some poolside relaxation three times a year. The first time she planned this yoga retreat getaway, no one else had the time off […]

Views of Andalucia

What to expect on a cooking and horse riding holiday in rural Andalucia

Maki, one of our fabulous holiday hosts, runs this gorgeous Finca in rural Andalucia which serves as your base for her cooking and horse riding holidays in Spain. Secluded and surrounded by an unspoilt landscape of rolling hills, olive groves and almond blossom valleys, it is the perfect oasis to […]

What to expect on our painting holiday in Paleros, Greece

What to expect on our painting holiday in Paleros, Greece

Twenty years ago, never having touched a paint brush in my life, I signed up for an adult painting course through the local newspaper. There I stood in a seizure inducing ill-lit room with 15 other people, and we all learned to paint the same thing each week. Once it […]

Guest review: Vicenza shares her Tuscan cooking holiday experience

Guest review: Vicenza shares her Tuscan cooking holiday experience

Vincenza travelled all the way from Australia to learn first hand the secrets of the Tuscan kitchen on a cookery holiday near Arezzo, Italy. She began the course on her own but began to realise that was something that could definitely work to her advantage! She choose our fabulous Tuscan […]

Guest review: Kirsty relives her luxury boot camp holiday in Alicante, Spain

Guest review: Kirsty relives her luxury boot camp holiday in Alicante, Spain

Kirsty just had a loss in her family, and really needed a solo holiday where she could focus on herself, keep occupied, and improve her health while she was at it. She chose our all inclusive luxury bootcamp on Spain’s Alicante coast, which had everything she wanted to reach her ultimate goal: to push […]

Guest review: Mira shares her yoga and wellness retreat experience in Thailand

Guest review: Mira shares her yoga and wellness retreat experience in Thailand

This was Mira’s first ever holiday travelling solo – and it took some convincing to get her onboard with the idea! But once she decided to go it alone, she really went for it, booking a yoga and wellness retreat in Koh Samui, Thailand for her time away. Mira took […]

Guest review: Amy opens up about her surf holiday experience in Fuerteventura

Guest review: Amy opens up about her surf holiday experience in Fuerteventura

While it’s easy to read about a surf holiday on its various itinerary, overview, and about pages, hearing about one first-hand always gives you insights a webpage simply cannot. That’s why we chatted with Amy about her experience on a surf and yoga holiday in Fuerteventura — she clued us in […]

Guest review: Carole relives her photography holiday experience in Dordogne, France

Guest review: Carole relives her photography holiday experience in Dordogne, France

Carole is a professional artist, but was looking for a photography holiday to broaden her skills. She joined hosts Paul and Pam for a photography adventure in the Dordogne for her first-ever solo holiday. We’re always keen to learn how our solo travellers feel about their holidays, and Carole was […]

by September 16, 2017 Singles holidays
Holidays to take before school breaks up for every type of traveller

Holidays to take before school breaks up for every type of traveller

Before the beaches are overrun with families and your schedule is taken over by kids’ summer activities, use this last pre-school holiday time for a you-centric holiday. Regardless the type of traveller you are, there’s a learning holiday experience out there to reset your mind before the summer madness begins. […]

Solo travel items we love to hate (that are actually really useful)

Solo travel items we love to hate (that are actually really useful)

Like socks with sandals or a massive camera around your neck, these 4 things will make you stand out, but we hate to admit they’re also really helpful.

by June 29, 2017 Solo travel articles & advice