Solo Travel2021-10-15T16:05:37-04:00

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From quitting your job and traveling the world, to finding the very best volunteer abroad trip, the articles, stories, and guides you’ll find here are sure to help you plan the ultimate solo travel adventure. Frayed Passport is community-driven, so if you have a story or post you’d like to share, have a look at the editorial guidelines and get in touch!

Not sure where to start? Check out the top post in solo travel this month: How to Avoid Loneliness and Boredom on Solo Travel

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October 11th, 2021|

Costa Rica has recently announced a new visa type for digital nomads. Read all about how to apply for this and other residency types in this gorgeous country!

September 17th, 2021|

Ramping up to the launch of our monthly feature for those who'd like to become digital nomads and semi-retired travelers, I'm sharing this interview I did as a longtime nomad myself, with some thoughts in particular about being less-than-social along the way.

June 9th, 2021|

From vaccine passports, to semi-retirement, and from road trips to space travel, here are our 21 predictions for 2020s travel trends!

September 19th, 2020|

COVID travel is changing day-to-day. Read this interview with world traveler Dale Knight for info about where you can go right now, and how.

September 27th, 2019|

If you are looking for an autumn adventure to share with your friends and family, check out these top-rated fall festivals across the United States!

September 25th, 2019|

Are you visiting London for the first time? Could you use some advice from an expert? We're here to help guide you and make your London trip worthwhile!

May 4th, 2018|

Ready to see the world and make a difference? Read our guide to volunteering abroad so you have the tools to choose the right program and travel SMART.

March 5th, 2018|

Becoming a digital nomad was something I always wanted to do - and a breakup led me to make the jump. Here are some lessons I've learned so far.

March 5th, 2018|

Volunteering abroad is an amazing way to see the world, meet people, and make a difference. For first-time solo travelers, this may be the perfect trip!

October 8th, 2017|

From tipping appropriately in-country, to smart and effective packing, here are the top six tips for worry-free travel from a full-time digital nomad.

September 24th, 2014|

Sarah volunteered in San Pedro Sula and took a cloud forest hike in Pico Bonito National Park, La Ceiba Honduras. Here are a few photos from her journey!

October 16th, 2013|

If you want to truly travel like a pro, Connie has excellent advice for you. Read on for tips to become the traveler you've always envied.

August 7th, 2013|

From Yangon, to Bagan, to Mandalay and beyond, there are so many amazing sights, foods to try, and things to do in the Southeast Asian country of Myanmar.

May 8th, 2013|

Here at Frayed Passport, we are exuberant advocates of solo travel. But what happens when you encounter loneliness and boredom on the road?

March 4th, 2013|

Alexis Grant, author of the blog "The Traveling Writer," is a former journalist who now makes a living by coaching people to achieve their dreams.

February 20th, 2013|

I met my sweetheart in The Cinque Terre. I had no idea where the Cinque Terre was. Turns out it's the most gorgeous spot in Italy. Read on for more!

October 4th, 2012|

The world has never been more accessible to those who want to get out there and see it. These 46 adventurers reveal their favorite travel spots and advice!