Who to Travel With

What's the best way to decide on a travel companionUpdated November 1, 2016

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.