Solo Travel Girl Blog Mentioned on BudgetTravel.com!

Woodburn Tulip Festival at Wooden Shoe Tulip Farm, Woodburn, Ore.

Woodburn Tulip Festival at Wooden Shoe Tulip Farm, Woodburn, Ore.

I’m the first to admit as a travel blogger, one of my weaknesses is self-promotion but I’m absolutely giddy over this! Feb. 2, BudgetTravel.com uploaded a slideshow called “21 Girl Trips You Love – and Deals to Match” and guess who’s included? Me!

Well, not ME but “Solo Travel Girl Blog”, which is ME!

How did this happen? Well, not to dissipate my own thunder, I’m guessing anyone who’s a fan of the Budget Travel Magazine Facebook Page has a shot of being included in an article. They frequently seek reader input then publish the answers. They were recently seeking advice from Facebook fans on best girl trips and I had to share some of my “Icelandic Volcano Changed but Did Not Ruin My European Vacation” (to the Pacific Northwest) trip. Remember, my big 40th birthday celebration?

BudgetTravel.com Article Included Solo Travel Girl Blog's Pacific Northwest Girlfriends Getaway

BudgetTravel.com Article Included Solo Travel Girl Blog's Pacific Northwest Girlfriends Getaway

I had no idea they actually read what fans wrote and use it on their site. How cool is it? So, I did a screen capture, see “Solo Travel Girl Blog” credited? OK, I know that shot is small so below is a close-up. In that short blurb I included the girlie day in Portland, Woodburn Tulip Festival, chocolate tour in Seattle, quick visit to Forks (Twilight country!), and Victoria, B.C.

Another Minute Off my 15 Minutes

Another Minute Off my 15 Minutes

So yeah, seeing this just made my week!

Tell me, what’s the best girl trip you’ve taken? Or where do you want to visit on a gal getaway?

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Author: Solo Travel Girl Admin

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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2 Comments

  1. I have never gone on a solo road trip of more than a 300 mile distance from where I was living or staying, but I’m considering a cross country trip this summer. It’s both exciting and daunting to think about! There are so many things I would like to see, and on most of my stops I would have a friend or family member to stay with. Washington State to Florida? What do you think?!!

  2. Go for it! My problem on long distance road trips is I want to stop and see everything along the way! There’s some great scenery between Washington and Florida – especially national parks and monuments – so plan your trip and hit the road.

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