Traveling alone is an option that many are taking. Although it may seem somewhat intimidating, curiosity leads many people to travel to their destination with nothing but their suitcase and the desire to meet new people.
Having your space, knowing new places and meeting yourself are valid reasons.
Also, you must also take into account certain risks that, you will surely run. Dealing with loneliness, however simple it may seem, is one of them.
The statistics show an explosive increase in the purchase of unique tickets to different destinations. In this sense, it is striking that women outnumber men.
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If you dare to give yourself a holiday in complete solitude, the newspaper Huggington Post published a list of the most visited cities by these particular tourists, according to some individual reservations. Do you want to know what they are? Coming up next, we tell you.
1- Busan, South Korea
The percentage of individual reserves registered in Busan, South Korea increased between 2016 and 2017 by 103%. It is a city located in the extreme southeast of the Asian country.
2- Charlotte, North Carolina
In 2010, Charlotte (United States) had a population of over 730,000 people, and its humid subtropical climate makes it attractive to visitors. Between the last two years, solitary travelers increased by 106%.
3- Mexico City, Mexico.
The capital of Mexico is one of the most requested destinations for Spanish-speaking tourists. Between 2016 and 2017, solitary reserves increased by 109%.
4- Auckland, New Zealand
Between 2016 and 2017, individual bookings increased by an astonishing 114% in Auckland. This city is located on the northern island of New Zealand and is the largest population center in the South Pacific.
5- Sao Paulo, Brazil
São Paulo is one of the metropolia of South America and is characterized by its great cultural variety regarding fashion, business, and entertainment. Between 2016 and 2017 the visits without company rose to 128%.
6- Johannesburg, South Africa
The South African capital is among the most populated cities on the continent, with more than 1 million inhabitants per year in 2001. Over the past year, solitary travelers increased by 135%.
7- Playa del Carmen, Mexico
In the coastal area of Playa del Carmen, visits by people who decided to travel alone increased by 141% during the last period.
8- Cologne, Germany
Cologne is a city founded in 38 BC, which makes it a great historical attraction. Between 2016 and 2017, travel by unaccompanied people rose by 142%.
9- Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam
This Vietnamese town, which has a historical past among several nations, is located 60 kilometers from the South China Sea. It has a population of about 10 million inhabitants. The increase of global tourist between 2016 and 2017 is 146%.
10- Cancun, Mexico
Cancun is one of the favorite destinations for Americans because of the proximity and some amenities offered by the resort. Just that is attributed to the increase of 170% in people who decided to visit the city in complete solitude.