A Solo Travel Girl Is: Tenacious, Tough and Thankful

Tuesday, April 23, is Brought to You by the Letter “T"
Tuesday, April 23, is Brought to You by the Letter “T”

From A to Z, what are the characteristics of a solo travel girl? This traveling gal is tenacious, tough and thankful!

Tenacious – This gal is passionate and determined and she’s not one to give up easily. When her mind set on something such as achieving a goal or checking an activity off her bucket list, she’ll stick with it and see it through. But, she’s also realistic. Despite time invested she’ll cut her losses when she realizes her efforts are fruitless.

Tough – Names will never hurt her and neither will sticks and stones. This wandering woman is one tough cookie. She doesn’t mind getting a opens in a new windowlittle dirt under her fingernails during playtime and has the stamina to travel 24-some hours to Asia and arrive bright-eyed and bushy-tailed.

Thankful – Everyday the STG appreciates the life she has. It’s not perfect nor is it what she anticipated but she’s thankful for her family, network of friends, blog readers, cat, ability to pursue her passions and liberties afforded to her.

Carol Works the Course at People at Play, Aug. 1, 2011opens IMAGE file
People at Play: The Heavy Equipment Experience, in Bradenton, Fla., Allows Participants to Try their Hand with Heavy Machinery. Now that’s Tough!

Are you a solo travel girl? What other qualities beginning with the letter “T” 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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