You’ve got some ideas about where you want to go. Which leads to the next major question before your around-the-world trip. Who should you travel with? Should you go with a close friend or your family or give solo travel a try? Deciding who to travel with’s every bit as important as choosing which stops and destinations to include in your route.
Browse the sections below for advice on choosing a travel companion or traveling on your own.
Traveling alone as a woman comes with certain risks, but that doesn’t mean you should stay home, either. Check out our best tips for solo trips from the well-traveled women on the AirTreks team. Solo Travel
Some people prefer solo travel. Why? Two things: Flexibility and control. For many, having the freedom to choose where to go, and how and when is well-worth occasional boughts of loneliness. How to Choose a Travel Companion
Who you travel with is a big deal. Here are some tips on how to choose wisely.