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The Solo Traveler’s Guide to Dealing With Loneliness

Turns out the thrill of exploring a new place alone doesn’t negate how difficult it can be

Photo: Oscar Wong/Moment/Getty Images

LLast December, I embarked on a month-long solo trip to Eastern Europe. I’d been feeling a bit stalled personally and professionally, and I thought a big adventure would help me get unstuck. I booked a flight to Estonia…

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Susie Armitage

Susie Armitage

freelance journalist with bylines at BuzzFeed News, Business Insider, Atlas Obscura, Curbed, Vox, Slate, NPR & others | susie.space