Essential Solo Travel Resources for Solo Adventurers

Embarking on a solo adventure can be both exhilarating and daunting.

Over my years of traveling solo around the globe, I’ve gathered some invaluable resources to ensure you have a smooth and enriching journey.

Here’s a curated list of tools and services I trust and recommend:

Finding Affordable Flights

  • Google Flights: Ideal for comparing a wide range of airlines.
  • Skyscanner: Great for finding budget-friendly options and exploring destinations.
  • Hopper: Predicts the best time to book flights to save money.


  • Airbnb: Perfect for unique stays that feel like home.
  • Hostelworld: Best for budget-friendly hostels with reliable reviews.
  • Comprehensive listings for hotels and alternative accommodations.


  • Eurail Pass: Explore Europe with flexible train travel.
  • Uber: Reliable ridesharing in most cities worldwide.
  • Rome2Rio: Maps out various travel options between destinations, including flights, trains, buses, and ferries.

Travel Safety

Money Management

  • Wise: Efficient for transferring money internationally with low fees.
  • Revolut: A versatile travel card with great exchange rates and budgeting tools.


  • Google Fi: Seamless international phone and data service.
  • Skyroam: Portable Wi-Fi hotspot for reliable internet anywhere.

Making Friends on the Road

  • Meetup: Find local groups and events to meet like-minded travelers.
  • Couchsurfing: Connect with locals willing to offer a place to stay or show you around.

Travel Gear

Language Learning

  • Duolingo: Fun and free way to learn new languages on the go.
  • Babbel: Offers in-depth courses for serious learners.

Tours and Experiences

  • Viator: Wide range of tours and activities with user reviews.
  • GetYourGuide: Book unique experiences and skip-the-line tickets.

Travel Inspiration

  • Lonely Planet: Comprehensive travel guides and destination advice.
  • Nomadic Matt: Budget travel tips and in-depth guides from a seasoned traveler.

By leveraging these solo travel resources, you’ll be well-equipped to tackle any solo travel adventure.

Safe travels and enjoy every moment of your journey!

If you have any questions or need more personalized advice, feel free to reach out.

Happy travels,

He Travels Solo