20 Solo Travel Quotes That'll Inspire You to Be Adventurous

Julia Roberts with an elephant in 'Eat Pray Love'
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20 Solo Travel Quotes That'll Inspire Your Next Great Adventure

With summer right around the corner, now's the time to start planning all your fun trips.

Instead of going on an adventure with the family or traveling with your friends, we recommend planning a little solo vacation. We know, we know—that sounds scary, expensive, and all sorts of intimidating. Still, solo travel is the way to go.

If you need a little push in the right direction, these solo travel quotes will inspire you to leave everyone behind for your next great adventure. Read them all now!

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Solo Travel Quotes

  • "The man who goes alone can start today; but he who travels with another must wait till that other is ready." -Henry David Thoreau

  • "The woman who follows the crowd will usually go no further than the crowd. The woman who walks alone is likely to find herself in places no one has ever been before." -Albert Einstein

  • "Traveling solo does not always mean you're alone. Most often, you meet marvelous people along the way and make connections that last a lifetime." -Jacqueline Boone

  • "Good girls go to heaven, bad girls go everywhere." -Mae West

  • "Traveling alone will be the scariest, most liberating, life changing experience of your life. Try it at least once." -Unknown

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Quotes About Solo Travel

  • "Go solo, go far." -Unknown

  • "Travel far enough to meet yourself." -Unknown

  • "If you are waiting for someone to travel with you, you may end up waiting a lifetime." -Unknown

  • "Some journeys can be only traveled alone." -Kein Poirot

  • "Traveling solo means getting to know the real you." -Unknown

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Best Quotes About Solo Travel

  • "I've gone ahead despite the pounding in my heart that says turn back." -Unknown

  • "Solo travel not only pushes you out of your comfort zone, it also pushes you out of the zone of other's expectations." -Suzy Strutner

  • "Half the fun of travel is the aesthetic of lostness." -Ray Bradbury

  • "Don't be scared to walk alone. Don't be scared to like it." -John Mayer

  • "Travel doesn't become an adventure until you leave yourself behind." -Marty Rubin

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Inspirational Solo Travel Quotes

  • "Go solo." -Unknown

  • "Great memories happen when you don't know where you're going." -Unknown

  • "I wondered why it was that places are so much lovelier when one is alone." -Unknown

  • "I was amazed that what I needed to survive could be carried on my back. And, most surprising of all, that I could carry it." -Cheryl Strayed

  • "If you never go, you'll never know." -Unknown

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