I was asked once what I like best about solo travel. Remembering a disaster-filled 6-week long trip many, many years ago, my answer was “no one gets mad if something goes wrong!”.
Yup, attitude makes a big difference — not just with travel, but life in general.
Travelling as a couple has a lot of merits (I’m doing it right now in South America!). What’s the key to avoiding stress? A positive attitude and planning together.
I was quoted in this article by Stacey McKenna for Mind + Body, a Colorado print magazine (Holiday 2015 issue). It has advice from several travel writers about how to not only maintain your relationship whilst travelling, but maybe have it grow even stronger too:
Here’s some more advice: 9 traits of the perfect travel companion.
I’ve also just written two articles about PDA etiquette around the world. You don’t want to offend anyone with your holiday smooches do you? Check it out: Global guide to public displays of affection.
Do you have couples travel advice to share?