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Margot Kelsey

Jeweler, Kelsey's Jewelry in Bemidji

Traipsing About Solo

CREATED ON JULY 10, 2015
IN BEMIDJI

Margot Kelsey loves to travel and took a spring trip on her own. She met amasing people along the way visiting Stockholm, London, Ireland, but getting to know herself was the most important part.

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Traveling with a Bear

BY NIKKI MANSEL
@ VOL 1 ON MAY 30, 2012

In 2009, Nikki Mansel met a tiny bear during a trip. It has since then turned into her most trusted traveling companion, sharing adventures with her in quite a few countries. (in English)

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Headlight Dancing in the Serengeti

BY SHEILA VEATCH
@ VOL 5 ON OCT 28, 2014

Sheila Veatch takes us on a trip with her to the Serengeti and teaches us a bit about making assumptions. Living in a new land, new language, and new culture is a big step and the scariest adventure to many who think about it. That we are the  same, and misunderstanding is the common obstecial that people are faced with when living in a foreign country. Kenya is no exception to the rule. 

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"Free" Around-the-World Trip

BY ZULFIKAR FAHD
@ VOL 22 ON JUN 04, 2015

Ever wondered traveling 4,000 kilometers through Europe for only less than US$100? Fikar did it. He shares tips and stories on how he 'travel-hacks' his journey from hitchhiking to couchsurfing. 

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Seeing In A Different Light

BY FITRI ALI
@ VOL 5 ON NOV 01, 2015

Because of one lassi (not his first, not his last) during his trip to India, Fitri Ali discovered a world so new, so old, so wrong, so right, so different and, the same. In his journey to prove the universe didn't need him, Fitri found answers to questions he couldn't find answers to before.

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Flying Solo: The Joys of Travelling Alone

BY ELIZABETH WILLIAMS
@ VOL 6 ON MAR 18, 2016

"It's not that the world is so small, it's just that we're really big in it."

In Flying Solo: The Joys of Travelling Alone from PechaKucha Night Accident Vol. 6 Liz Williams discusses the importance of traveling and the empowerment and unique experiences that happen when you travel alone. She offers her tried and true advice on being a solo traveler through her time at home and abroad. 

This was "Presentation of the Day" on May 17th, 2017.

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Top 7 of solo trip fears

BY EKATERINA EGOROVA
@ VOL 5 ON MAR 26, 2017

Solo travel is not scary. This is the main idea of Ekaterina Egorova’s presentation. She told about her own experience to travel by herself and explain why it is not scary and even funny

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Features of the solo moto-trips by Asia

BY MICHAEL SOHA
@ VOL 5 ON MAR 26, 2017

Michael Soha told about his experience to travel by motorcycle into Asia. How to choose motorbike in Asia? Why it is better to buy local moto and why moto is so convenient in Asia

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Food Journey

BY HONEY DAHLIA
@ VOL 1 ON APR 27, 2017

Honey Dahlia is a backpacker, She talked about Food Journey. She shared about her travel and food experiences at some countries and how she got inspired by some movies to visit the countries and taste the local food.

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Couchsurfing: як знайти ідеального хоста та жить довго і безкоштовно?

BY EKATERINA EGOROVA
@ VOL 24 ON SEP 14, 2017

Катерина Єгорова, ідейна натхненниця проекту Girls Travel Solo, відвідала 17 країн, подорожує у форматі budget & slow travelling.

Couchsurfing: як знайти ідеального хоста та жить довго і безкоштовно? Мій досвід 30-денної соло-подорожі Італією за допомогою Couchsurfing. 10 рекомендацій, як знайти ідеального хоста і жити довго і безкоштовно — від заповнення свого профілю до написання запиту на проживання. Основні плюси і мінуси сервісу. Кумедні історії з життя з місцевими.