Solo Travel

When you make that decision to go on a solo travel adventure, it can be a daunting journey to feeling confident and booking up your trip. At Get Jaunty, we know a lot about exploring on your own. Read my posts below on interrailing through Europe alone, coping with homesickness and becoming a pro at directions.

Most people would say that travelling alone is one of the best experiences you can have in life, but it’s worth taking the time to research, plan and consider it properly before committing.

A good place to start would be reading my review of two months travelling alone through Europe – read it here.

Planning Interrail on a Budget

Planning Interrail on a Budget

In the last couple of weeks as more and more people have found out about my getaway, the topic of cost as been raised quite a few times. People have asked how can I do this without overspending, so I’ve done a quick breakdown of costs which I’m estimating will come to £3,000 total over the two months.

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Buying a Backpack in Brighton

Buying a Backpack in Brighton

With the sun shining as a reminder of the heat I’d face in Italy mid-august, I decided to make a day out of buying my first backpack for travel and headed south to Brighton. I didn’t really know what I was looking for, I had an idea of general size but no preference for design or brand.

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Getting My Interrail Global Pass

Getting My Interrail Global Pass

When I booked my interrail global pass it was late at night and I hit purchase in a rather zombie-like state. If anything could make this trip seem real, it was going to be getting the ticket from interrail.eu in the post.

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Europe by Interrail: Making the Decision

Europe by Interrail: Making the Decision

In the last week I’ve told friends and colleagues that I’m leaving the UK to go interrailing around Europe for the summer and I couldn’t be more excited. The freedom I feel now, I’m taking as pay-off for the agony I went through making the decision, going over the pros and cons time and time again.

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