My introvert travel guide to Easter Island

Nele/ October 9, 2018/ Destinations, South America, Travelling as an Introvert/ 0 comments

When talking about introvert-suited travel destinations, most people name places that are secluded, only have a limited number of people to allow for plenty of alone-time and impress you with plenty of breathtaking nature. If this sounds like your dream holiday, you can’t do much better than Easter Island. Officially part of Chile, it nevertheless takes several hours on a plane to

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Why travel is not for introverts – and how to master it anyway!

Nele/ September 21, 2018/ Travelling as an Introvert/ 0 comments

One thing that drives me crazy every time is that stereotype of the extroverted traveller. The idea that you need to be outgoing and bubbly and socially hyperactive to survive on the road. In fact, debunking that myth and proving that introvert travel is indeed possible was one of the main reasons for me to start this blog. The myriads of introverted

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Why Bolivia’s Lake Titicaca is the perfect introvert destination

Nele/ July 17, 2018/ Destinations, South America, Travelling as an Introvert/ 0 comments

After staying in La Paz for a few days, I continued my Bolivia travels by visiting Copacabana on the shore of Lake Titicaca. I didn’t know it yet, but this little town near the Peruvian border would prove exactly what I needed after that stressful week in La Paz. Moreover, it makes for the perfect introvert travel destination. Here’s why. Far away

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Should you interrupt your trip to visit home?

Nele/ July 1, 2018/ Travel Advice/ 2 comments

When I came to Chile last February, my original plan had been to stay abroad for a year. However, that idea got busted before I even left, because my sister got pregnant with her first baby, and there was never any doubt in my mind that I would come home to meet my niece once she was born. Thus, I rescheduled my

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