A Solo Travel Girl Is: Quiet, Question-Hungry and Quirky

Friday, April 19, is Brought to You by the Letter “Q”
Friday, April 19, is Brought to You by the Letter “Q”

From A to Z, what are the characteristics of a solo travel girl? This grand dame is quiet, question-hungry and quirky!

Quiet – Ssshhh! Yes, the solo travel girl may be the life of the party yet there are times when she relishes quiet moments to mentally find her center, especially after a hectic travel itinerary. Sometimes in the company of large crowds, some may think she’s an anti-social wallflower and in reality she’s assessing the room and every conversation to ensure she’s in the know.

Question-Hungry– The world’s best interviewers have taken a cue from the STG. It’s been established she can chat up just about anyone and that’s because she’s mastered the art of the conversation by subtly asking questions in a manner the subject does not know they are being interviewed. Rather, they feel they are having an in-depth conversation with a dear friend. In a way, they are. The solo travel girl is genuinely interested in what they have to say and what she can learn from her new friend.

Quirky – Her tastes are a bit peculiar and eclectic which make her adventures all the more intriguing. This curious babe is always on the quest for the odd, unique and quirky ensuring her bucket list is full of one-of-a-kind adventures and experiences.

The Neon Museum in Las Vegas is Pretty Quirky!
The Neon Museum in Las Vegas is Pretty Quirky!

Are you a solo travel girl? What other qualities beginning with the letter “Q” can be attributed to a solo travel girl?

This post is part of the opens in a new window2013 Blogging A to Z Challenge.



Jennifer A. Huber is an award-winning travel and outdoor blogger and writer in Southwest Florida. Originally from Buffalo, N.Y., a hiking trail led her to a career path in the tourism industry for more than 30 years. She spent a decade with a park management company in Yellowstone, Death Valley, and Everglades National Parks. She founded the travel blog, SoloTravelGirl.com with the goal of inspiring others to travel alone, not lonely. The unexpected death of her former husband in 2008 reminded her how short life is. His passing was a catalyst for sharing her experiences with the goal of inspiring and empowering others to travel solo. Jennifer holds a Travel Marketing Professional certification from the Southeast Tourism Society, is a certified food judge, member of the NASA Social community, and alum of the FBI Citizens Academy. When not traveling, she is either in the kitchen, practicing her photography skills, or road tripping with her dog, Radcliff.

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