Though the changes after divorce are not enough to make it difficult to be used to while traveling alone but for single women, it can be a bit different than men. You might have traveled alone before marriage but now after several years the situation can be different while traveling alone after divorce, especially for divorced women. You will have to be careful even while meeting business clients or colleagues and attending meetings or parties as now you have to travel on your own. Some tips are provided here under that can help you while traveling alone safely after divorce.
- Know where you are going.
You can search online or study maps to know about landmarks and streets in advance where you are planning to go alone after divorce. You can also have screenshot to help you while on the go instead of opening large maps publicly.
- Choose totally different places.
It will help you to explore different areas which you have not done during your married life. But before going there you should learn local language to help you in communicating with the locals if it is different from your mother tongue. Though English is a universal language but still there are a number of places in this world where only local language is read and spoken. So it is important to have some basic knowledge of the local language before traveling alone to new destinations after divorce.
- Choose interactive tours.
Such tours are the best choice to start traveling after divorce. You can choose a theme based tour or the tours that allow you to do whatever you wanted to do during the tour like food tasting, drawing or cooking etc. If you prefer to choose a tour in other than English-speaking then you should practice local language before you booking your seat.
- Consult guide books.
Guide books are not made only for college goers even grown up or divorced people can use them to find out places to have fun, eat outs and places to visit at any new location in a very inexpensive manner.
- Ask hotel management to guide you.
Instead of depending upon the information provided by the caretaking staff of the hotel divorced women can also chat with the management of the hotel to guide them about where to go shopping and eat in a new town. The information provided by the attendants may not be good as per your expectations.
- Look for good restaurants.
Today restaurants with kitchen or captain’s table are available not only in the US but several other locations in the world like Rome and Paris. Now some of the restaurants with big names restaurants have a casual table for some particular groups near or in the kitchen. You can also search through TripAdvisor or Yelp to find such restaurants overseas were you can often visit for lunch or dinner as while eating alone after divorce it is better option to choose an outdoor cafe for dinner.
Thus, the tips provided in this write-up can help in traveling alone safely and comfortably after divorce.