7 Ways You Can Make New Friends When Traveling Solo

Travel makes for great opportunities to meet new people, after all!

Want to polish your foreign language speaking skills or help other people practice theirs all the while meeting people from all over the world? Join a language exchange night or a local meet up! Meetup.com is a good website to look for events happening near you, where you can freely talk about your interests with like-minded individuals. If you are part of the Couchsurfing community, manage your settings so you will be notified about the next meet-up in your location.

4. Join a group tour.

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Andy Flores is a pathological penny pincher with impulse shopping and binge-eating tendencies. She’s constantly saving up for new adventures, so she dabbles in writing jobs here and there. Her not-so-secret dream is to be an extra in a big Bollywood movie.