Destinations

10 Best Places for Solo Travel

Copenhagen, Denmark
Nyhavn canal Copenhagen
Why it’s great for solo travelers: Single traveler-friendly, solo dining options, delicious cuisines, the Danish way (hygge), the canal quarter, bike-friendly

Iceland
Iceland
Why it’s great for solo travelers: Dreamlike landscape and scenery, solitary walks and explorations, sense of safety and community

London, England, UK
London
Why it’s great for solo travelers: Multi-cultural, no language issues for solo travelers to worry about, a wide array of attractions and activities to choose from

Melbourne, Australia
 Melbourne Yarra
Why it’s great for solo travelers: One of the most livable cities in the world, tourist-friendly, accessible and easy to figure out transport system, plenty of attractions at the heart of the city

Naha, Okinawa, Japan
Kokusai-dori, Naha
Why it’s great for solo travelers: A more laidback way of experiencing Japan, easy access to public transportation from airport to the city, cultural attractions, solo dining options, traditional Japanese cuisine

Norway’s Fjords
Norway Fjord
Why it’s great for solo travelers: Stunning scenery suited for solitary wanderings, breathtaking landscape including views of snow-capped mountains, the food, and a wide array of natural attractions

Stockholm, Sweden
Stockholm
Why it’s great for solo travelers: Art, design, and style; plenty of attractions and activities suited for people traveling alone, solo dining options

Taipei, Taiwan
Taipei, Taiwan
Why it’s great for solo travelers: A delightful mix of tradition and modern comforts, accessible public transportation, the safe waiting areas at the metro system

Washington, D.C., USA
Capitol
Why it’s great for solo travelers: Tourist destinations that are fairly easy to find and navigate, the wide array of museums at the Smithsonian Institution, accessible public transportation

Salzburg, Austria
Salzburg
Why it’s great for solo travelers: A picturesque city straight out of fairy tale books, outdoor attractions like the beautiful gardens and parks, walkable streets, bike-friendly