7 Ways You Can Make New Friends When Traveling Solo

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

Devote some of your time volunteering for a cause you are passionate about. Look up volunteer or voluntourism opportunities in your current area, and find out how you can take part in them. When you volunteer, aside from gaining new friends who share the same advocacies as yours, you also get to create a positive impact, making your trip even more memorable and meaningful.

3. Show up at a language exchange or a local meet up.

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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.