Traveling solo is exciting, affordable and manageable

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Some people would say that traveling solo is the last thing you should do. After all, it’s easier than ever before to come across someone you can hang out with.  This is because the world became smaller than it ever was, and traveling around has become more affordable and manageable.

Even if you have work such as writing essay papers back home or preparing for an important job meeting, these things are easier to do as well once you are on the road. But how can you learn to take care of yourself for a change and make an exciting trip without having to rely on anyone?

Time management and planning

Everyone can agree on one thing – planning a trip is easier when you are alone. Relying on someone’s good will and personal plans to see if they coincide with your own is often stressful.

The point of a trip is to enjoy and see something new and exciting. You will hardly be able to do so if you are always under a pressure of time management and group activities that you don’t really care about.

Going on a trip by yourself is scary if you haven’t done it before. Though it takes only a single excursion into the unknown to make it worth your while. Try planning a trip by including bullet points and a loose timeline of where and when you want to be. You can even find professional writing service to help you make ends meet with your planning notes and rewrite them.

Boosting confidence and social skills

Introverts will find plenty of joy in traveling by themselves. Going outside your comfort zone is one of the best things you can do for yourself. There is no better way to do it than by yourself, in your own time. Traveling alone requires you to communicate with the locals wherever you go and find your way around without any immediate help.

This is a fantastic opportunity for people with poor social skills and those who lack self-confidence. It may be hard to strike up a conversation once or twice, but you will quickly notice through real testimonials that going at it alone weren’t such a bad idea.

Emphasis on personal development

Whether you are traveling abroad or simply exploring your own country, independent solo travel can develop your character in ways you can’t imagine. The way you act when you are alone in an unknown environment will speak a lot about who you are as a person.

Being with yourself and thinking on such an intimate level will help you discover yourself for the first time without anyone helping you out. Even using an academic writing service to cover for you while you travel is a good way to compensate for the absence you will inevitably have. If you crave self-discovery and personal development, traveling by yourself is the best way to do it.

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Greater satisfaction in discovery

Discovering small secrets of the places you travel through is a different experience if you do it by yourself. Sharing the new things you learn about the world is an exciting prospect. Imagine how it would feel to find them and keep them for yourself at least for a little while.

The satisfaction you can get from such experiences is something that can rarely be matched. Any writing service that you come across will be able to put these memories into perspective. It can use your notes as a guideline and you can use these papers for your blog.

Being an explorer in a vast and welcoming world is much different when you travel with someone else. Even if that person is your significant other or a parent. Going at it alone is something that everyone should experience at some point in their lives.

Life-long lessons

The greatest reason for learning how to travel and have a good time in doing so is to learn valuable life lessons. Not everyone has the same possibilities you have. Many of the locals you meet will live humble lives and welcome you with open arms. Others will be more elitist however but still open to hearing what you have to say.

These lessons in life are something essential in personal character growth and can be very influential in your future life. You can write the best review of a certain place you visited without ever grasping the real significance of that place just because you traveled with someone instead of opting for your own company.

Conclusion

All of these reasons aside, you shouldn’t turn down travel opportunities from friends or family members if they arise. Being social is just as important as being independent. Traveling in small groups has benefits of its own. Regardless of what you decide upon, in the end, you should travel as much of the world as possible and learn about the world we live in.

Author’s Bio

Angela Baker is experienced specialist who is currently working as a freelance writer and trying to improve herself in the blogging career. She is always seeking to discover new ways for personal and professional growth and is convinced that it’s always important to broaden horizons. That’s why Angela develops and improves her skills throughout the writing process to help and inspire people.

 

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9 Powerful Ways to Boost Your Confidence

confidenceThe today quote from the Momentum Personal Dashboard installed on my Google Chrome is:

“If you never did, you should. These things are fun and fun is good.” Dr. Seuss

This quote speaks to me about being self-confident. You need to be confident to do and enjoy fun things.

According to the dictionary “Confidence is generally described as a state of being certain either that a hypothesis or prediction is correct or that a chosen course of action is the best or most effective. Self-confidence is having confidence in one’s self.”

I found this article about how to be confident: 5 Powerful Ways to Boost Your Confidence. It is written by a man, Peter Economybut I think it applies also to us women. The article gives 5 pieces of advice.

The first 5 powerful ways to be more confident

  1. Stay away from negativity and bring on the positivity;
  2. Change your body language and image;
  3. Don’t accept failure and get rid of the negative voices in your head;
  4. Be prepared;
  5. For tough times, when all else fails: Create a great list.

Searching for more confidence resources on the internet, I found this video where Jessica Alba shares  5 tips for becoming a mogul… or a Lady Boss.

The next 4 powerful ways to be more confident

  1. Be Inspired;
  2. Be brave;
  3. Women Up or Man Up;
  4. Just Listen.

In total, there are 9 powerful ways to boost your confidence. In the video Jessica Alba speaks about 5 tips, but tip number 2 “BE PREPARED”, was already included above. We can say that “Preparation” influences a lot your level of being confident. This is why you need life experience so that you can be prepared. Be bold and live life.

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You are Enough

Today, as a reminder, I have created for my future self the message “You are enough. You are so enough it is unbelievable how enough you are”. I am sharing this message with the world so that you too, remind yourself, that YOU ARE ENOUGH. YOU ARE SO ENOUGH IT IS UNBELIEVABLE HOW ENOUGH YOU ARE.

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You were enough. You are enough. You will always be enough. Love yourself and tell yourself when you wake up in the morning that you love your heart. Life is happening for you, not to you. Everything that was created converged together to create you. You are on the leading verge of everything that humanity created.

Life is happening for you, not to you. Everything that was created converged together to create You. You are on the leading verge of everything that humanity created.

You are on the leading verge of everything that humanity created and you ride beautifully.

I saw this video of Marisa Peer today and did this reminder for my future self: YOU ARE ENOUGH. YOU ARE SO ENOUGH IT IS UNBELIEVABLE HOW ENOUGH YOU ARE. You need to listen to this video of Marisa Peer. It will change the way you look at you. You will feel enough, become more confident and increase your level of self-love.

Here is the video: The Biggest Disease Affecting Humanity: “I’m Not Enough” by Marisa Peer

Self-confidence ~ Definition & Meaning

Self-confidence is having confidence in oneself. Confidence is generally described as a state of being certain either that a hypothesis or prediction is correct or that a chosen course of action is the best or most effective. Doing what you believe to be right, even if others mock or criticize you for it. Governing your behavior based on what you think and not based on what other people think. Being willing to take risks and go the extra mile to achieve better things.

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Find below more details about the positive word self-confidence !

Self-confidence in 10 most widely spoken languages in the world

Chinese (Simplified):自信心 (read phonetically: Zìxìn xīn)

Spanish: auto confianza

English: self-confidence

Hindi/Urdu: आत्मविश्वास (read phonetically: aatmavishvaas)

Arabic: ثقة بالنفس  (read phonetically: thiqat bialnnafs)

Portuguese: auto confiança

Bengali: আত্মবিশ্বাস (Read phonetically: Ātmabiśbāsa)

Russian: самоуверенность (read phonetically: samouverennost’)

Japanese: 自信 (Read phonetically: Jishin)

Punjabi (Javanese): ਸਵੈ ਭਰੋਸਾ (read phonetically: Savai bharōsā)

Other languages:

French: confiance en soi

German: Selbstvertrauen

Dutch: zelfvertrouwen

Italian: fiducia in se stessi

Romanian: încredere în sine

Five affirmations (mantras) about self-confidence

Repeat these affirmations looking at yourself in the mirror standing in the winning position (on your feets, straight position, hands up in the air like if you have just won at a race, legs a little spread apart from each other)

I am confident. I love being confident. I am independent of the good or bad opinion of others.

I am the greatest. (Muhammad Ali self-affirmation)

I am the captain of my ship and the master of my faith.

The Universe has my back. I expect boldly the reality that makes me happy.

I believe in myself 100%. I believe 100% in my ability to succeed.

Five inspiring quotes about self-confidence

“Here’s to the crazy ones. The misfits. The rebels. The troublemakers. The round pegs in the square holes. The ones who see things differently. They’re not fond of rules. And they have no respect for the status quo. You can quote them, disagree with them, glorify or vilify them. About the only thing you can’t do is ignore them. Because they change things. They push the human race forward. And while some may see them as the crazy ones, we see genius. Because the people who are crazy enough to think they can change the world, are the ones who do.” ― Rob Siltanen

“Don’t be satisfied with stories, how things have gone with others. Unfold your own myth.” – Rumi, The Essential Rumi

“Always be yourself and have faith in yourself. Do not go out and look for a successful personality and try to duplicate it.” – Bruce Lee

“If you’re presenting yourself with confidence, you can pull off pretty much anything.” Katy Perry

“You cannot be lonely if you like the person you’re alone with.” Wayne Dyer

Five useful resources about self-confidence

Find in the below resources (articles or videos) many ways in which you can practice confidence in yourself more every day.

How To Be More Confident – A Step-by-Step Process for Becoming Truly Confident

3 tips to boost your confidence – TED-Ed

The skill of self confidence | Dr. Ivan Joseph | TEDxRyersonU

Powerful: Confidence Spoken Affirmations with binaural tones for Healthy Self-esteem

Building Self-Confidence. Preparing Yourself for Success!