Travelling on your own can be an option when you are a confident traveller and when your family will not support your travels and expenses. This may sound absurd but when you have an uncontrollable desire to travel, you might not be supported by your family to quench your thirst.
The main reason that a family does not allow travelling alone, is the safety issues. Sometimes lack of time for the family might be a reason to postpone your plans or completely object to them. However, this is not going to change your passion for travelling, isn’t it? Here is what you can do. You could save part of your earnings or allowances for the travel expenditure. Choose a destination that is pocket friendly. Exotic travel destinations require more money and hence you should plan way ahead and start saving respectively. Have a nice discussion with a travel agent and find out how much money will be required for your travel. Right from the cost of your tickets to the cost of food and stay, make sure you have it all planned. Many travel agencies offer group tours where many individuals like you would be travelling together. This way, you need not have the fear of travelling alone.
If you are used to travelling alone then this might not be a problem. It is wise to find out tourist spots and attractions that are in the destination before you depart. The most important aspect to keep in mind is planning. Make a reliable and smart plan and adhere to it. Since you are travelling alone, you might not have much help around you in your travel. Hence sticking to your plan is as important as choosing the right destination. Certain travel agencies offer monthly payment of money to a particular period of time after which you could choose a destination to visit for the money that you had paid every month. In addition, travelling within your own country is a lot economical compared to travelling abroad. You never know how many tourists might visit your own country each year. Hence, you can always look up to the various destinations within your own country and choose one of them. You will be surprised on how many locations you can find.
Convince your family that you will be fine while you are travelling. The best way to ensure that is to talk to them. You just have to get away and have some fun. The rest will fall into place when you return home safely. Get your stuff together and make your plan to trot around the world.