I haven’t been to Montreal, Canada in years – four (4) or five (5) years. The first time I was in Montreal was during summer time and I had a good time, so I was excited about going to Montreal during Christmas. I spent the first day in Montreal in the underground and at McGill University. The second day I spent it in Old Montreal and the first stop was Basilique Notre-Dame de Montréal (Notre Dame of Montreal) and guess … Continued
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As a solo traveller you may experience times of stress or hassles that you would never have experienced before. You should firstly know that you are not alone. Well everyone may not have experienced what you have, there are lots of people who have; some stressful times are common and some are not. Here are some tips that you can use for a stress-free time. 1 Plan your trip in advance: Majority of people are not planners, they may have … Continued
The Jardin du Luxembourg or Luxembourg Gardens, is a public park in the 6th arrondissement of Paris, France. The Luxembourg Gardens consists of green formal gardens and lawns populated with statues. The hours of operation is dependent upon the month: opening between 7:30 and 8:15 am, and closing at dusk, between 4:45 and 9:45 pm. A fraction of the Luxembourg Gardens. I stumbled upon the Luxembourg Gardens accidentally while walking around Paris, looking to see what was around. It’s a … Continued
When I finalized planning a three (3) country trip: France, Switzerland and Italy; I knew the first attraction I wanted to see was the Notre Dame de Paris. The Notre Dame de Paris is an well-known, historic Roman Rite Catholic Marian cathedral in the fourth arrondissement of Paris, France. It is considered an great example of French Gothic architecture. Because I wanted the Notre Dame de Paris to be the first attraction I visited, I wanted to be as close … Continued
Hello and welcome to the Solo Traveller blog. A blog that details the solo travels of Brandon Himpfen. The purpose of the blog is to talk about my travels, the highs and the lows and to help you travel smarter, cheaper and for longer periods of time. The blog will focus both on budget solo travel and luxury solo travel. It will help you plan your travels, from required documentation to what you should bring with you. Oh and this … Continued