Solo travel isn't just something I do, it's my life. This blog is full  of real-life experiences taken from 15 glorious years traveling alone non-stop as a woman. I cannot wait to share my solo travel tips on living wanderfully...

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Imagination is a ‘wanderful’ thing! It’s yours, it’s free, it’s limitless… ‘Imagination is more important than knowledge’ – Albert Einstein ‘un billet pour Paris s’il vous plaît monsieur, et quand revenez-vous, Madame? Bonne question…un moment…’ ‘a ticket to Paris, please Sir, and when are you coming back, Madame? Good question…a while…’ No 2: Paris Imagine….savoring […]

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Imagination is a ‘wanderful’ thing! It’s yours, it’s free, it’s limitless… ‘If you can dream it, you can do it’ – Walt Disney ‘Un verre de rosé Mademoiselle? Ah oui Monsieur mais, je préfère une bouteille’! A glass of rosé Miss? Oh yes Sir, but I prefer a bottle! No 1: Provence Imagine…a chilled glass of rosé […]

Wanderfully Imagined…No 1: Provence


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Want to travel alone? Thinking of traveling alone for the first time? Maybe traveling solo to find yourself? Well, you’re in the best of hands here my little macaroon. As a fully-fledged solo travel expert and adventure aficionado, I feel incredibly lucky to have spent all these years traveling alone. I cannot help but feel […]

Solo Travel Expert Kirsteen Cowan: Why I’ve Been Traveling Alone For 16 Years And Absolutely Love It


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So, what does this have to do with travel you may be asking? Well read on my little butter croissant and all will be revealed. Let the idea of freshly made coffee aroma fill your lungs and set the tone. Things are about to get a little tiramisu around here and office life may take […]

The Secret Life Of The Office Coffee Machine


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A 10-year vacation? How is that possible? Where do I sign up? How can I have one too? I’m guessing those questions may have just crossed your curious mind and is prodding it with a generous sprinkling of enthusiasm. Quite frankly, who wouldn’t love the idea. Freedom you must be thinking, 10 years to do […]

How To Have A 10 Year Vacation (I’ve Had One!)


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Have you ever wanted to travel alone but think it would be lonely? Have you ever wanted to just take a risk but feel pulled to stay in your comfort zone? Do you feel happy most of the time but want to do something new? Whatever the question, Solo Travel Masterclass is the perfect solution […]

Solo Travel Masterclass: Learn How To Travel And Work From Anywhere And Have An Incredible Lifestyle!


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Happiness? Fun? Joy? Why does it seem elusive to many and yet abundant to others? Where is it? How do you find it? When will it come? Well, friend, you were born with it and it’s absolutely who you are. Perhaps you may have stepped away from it for a little while or can’t find […]

It’s Time To Bring Happy Back: Ferrari Anyone?



I’m sure you must be thinking how is this possible? Is this just a fad she’s come up with? Has she been on the wine and lost the plot? Lol! Is there a catch? Well, my wanderful friend, the answer is no! There’s no catch and you’re reading my words without even a tiny glass […]

How To Eat Without Deprivation, Be Slim Without Effort, And Be On Honeymoon Without Mr. Right. A True Story


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Have you ever asked the question why travel alone? Perhaps you know someone who has? Maybe you’ve wanted to but are too afraid to do it alone? Welcome to a fairly new phenomenon that is about to take on a whole new dimension particularly among women. As a solo travel expert and enthusiast for almost […]

Why Travel Alone Is The New Rich



What are some of the health benefits of traveling alone you may be asking? Have you ever been on an incredible vacation and come back to compliments of wow you’re looking fabulous, and fresh-faced? Have you ever had people say you look a happy chappy when you’ve just come back from some much-needed me-time in […]

A Few Health Benefits of Traveling Alone And Why It’s The Best Botox


hi, i'm kirsteen

Your new BFF & Travel Coach.

I'm an ex-Corporate girl who gave up a very successful career in the UK for a dream life traveling alone. Why solo? To do what I wanted,  where I wanted, and when I wanted. That was 15 years ago when I left with nothing more than a suitcase and an incessant desire to be happy. I've never looked back...


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