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18 Ways to Meet People When Traveling Solo
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18 Ways to Meet People When Traveling Solo

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Tips that every solo traveler should know before starting a trip.

Join a Free City Walking Tour

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The first time I did a free walking tour was in Stockholm. I held back in the corner at first, slightly self-conscious about traveling alone. To my surprise, about 80 percent of my group was also solo travelers. In between stops, those of us who were on our own naturally chatted each other up—and by the end of the tour, four travelers and I bonded together and coordinated plans for the rest of our time in the Swedish capital.

commuters in city

18 Ways to Meet People When Traveling Solo

Join a Free City Walking Tour

The first time I did a free walking tour was in Stockholm. I held back in the corner at first, slightly self-conscious about traveling alone. To my surprise, about 80 percent of my group was also solo travelers. In between stops, those of us who were on our own naturally chatted each other up—and by the end of the tour, four travelers and I bonded together and coordinated plans for the rest of our time in the Swedish capital.

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