You won’t find Hindu birthday prayers here, but you will find the best tips on how to plan a trip to India to celebrate your 50th! I planned to spend my 50th birthday in India after two weeks in Nepal, but I ended up in… Read More »5 Tips for Women Planning a 50th Birthday Trip to India
Solo Women Travelers
Are you a woman buying a used car alone because you just moved to a new city, you’re starting over after a breakup, or you saved enough money for the camper van you’ve been dreaming about? These tips for women buying preowned, previously leased or… Read More »What You Need to Know About Buying a Used Car Alone
What gift do you give a woman turning 50 – especially if that woman is you? I planned to celebrate my 50th birthday with a life-changing pilgrimage to India. Instead, I found myself exploring the historical neighborhoods of Dubai and climbing to the peak of… Read More »Where is the Best Place to Celebrate Your 50th Birthday?
Even if you prefer to travel solo, you want company sometimes. Meeting new people and making friends when you travel makes the trip more fun – even for introverted writers like me, who love being alone! But how do you make friends when you’re in… Read More »7 Easy Ways to Make Friends When You’re Traveling Solo
Come, sit beside me! We’ll lean on each other and be comforted. My tips for overcoming homesickness when you’re traveling solo will help you feel less alone. One of the healthiest ways to cope with loneliness while you travel is to share your story. Feel… Read More »Are You Traveling Alone and Feeling Homesick?
A reader emailed me, excited about being accepted into a school program – a cultural exchange – that will send her to Delhi to do volunteer work in an orphanage for four months. But what if she gets homesick while volunteering in India? She really… Read More »What If You Get Homesick While Volunteering in India?