Affordable Luxury Ideas from Astrid Solo Travel Advisor


The Best New Orleans Gift Shops

The Best New Orleans Gift Shops

New Orleans is filled with charming gift shops that will be sure to have something for everyone on your list. From day spas to eclectic artisan boutiques, New Orleans shopping is an unique as the city itself. 

Episode 042: Business Trips That Feel Like Pleasure Travel

Episode 042: Business Trips That Feel Like Pleasure Travel

Business trips are many people's introduction to solo travel. I share my tips for making the most of your business travel to make it feel like pleasure travel on the new episode of my solo travel podcast.

Where to Eat Thanksgiving Dinner in New Orleans

Where to Eat Thanksgiving Dinner in New Orleans

With Halloween over and done, it is now time to start thinking about Thanksgiving! Whether you're traveling to New Orleans for the holiday, or just don't feel like cooking, many restaurants in and around the city will be open offering Thanksgiving meals.

Don’t Miss These Celebrity Chef Airport Restaurants on Your Next Solo Trip

Don’t Miss These Celebrity Chef Airport Restaurants on Your Next Solo Trip

Do you ever wonder who’s behind the thousands of airport restaurants around the world? In many cases, it’s a celebrity chef. Here are a few of the restaurants to try if you happen to be traveling to or through London, Boston, or Gatwick in the future.