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How I bought a ticket to Paris and fell in love with solo travel

I just returned home from a few days solo trip to the capital of Ukraine, Kyiv. I had a blast and really loved the city. Before writing about my experiences there, I felt like sharing some thoughts about solo travelling and how I learned to love it – maybe you will find inspiration for yourself, …

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Rainy November Walk in Stockholm Gamla Stan

November is not my favourite month. Where I live in Finland, it is usually rainy, cold and DARK. And it is just getting darker, the whole month. Good thing is that I really like Christmas, and in November it feels appropriate to start decorating, listening to carols and lighting candles at night. I just came back …

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Stockholm Christmas Market Guide 2018

Lately, I have been planning my Christmas travels. I am very excited to tell you that this year I am not taking a special Christmas market trip like the one to Prague, but spending (fingers crossed) a solo Christmas abroad (and seeing some markets while travelling)! When I was living in Stockholm, wandering around the …

Prague Christmas market

Christmas Market Trip to Prague

If you didn’t already know, I love Christmas. It’s my favourite holiday of the year – the decorations, carols, food, gifts, the excitement. The best thing is, however, when you can combine Christmas and travel. I haven’t spent any Christmas abroad since my childhood (well, actually I was supposed to spend a magical Christmas in Edinburgh with …

Alone in Santorini – A Solo Traveller’s Perspective

Going to Santorini solo, are you out of your mind? That was what I was asking myself when I started to plan my Greek island hopping and knew that Santorini was one of the islands I definitely wanted to pay a visit – although I have been there before when I was a child. This time …

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5 Best European Capitals for Solo Travellers

I have travelled in several European capitals on my own and noticed that some cities work better for a solo (female) traveller than others. Whether you are looking for proving yourself a delightful weekend get-way or exploring the capitals more in-depth, here is my current Top 5 List of Best European Capitals for Solo Travellers. …