Sunset view from a hilltop Airbnb just outside town.
Solitude (n): the quality or state of being alone or remote from society.
The word “solitude” has a negative connotation, as if being alone equates to loneliness. Today’s society encourages overstimulation and overcommitment, even in the midst of a pandemic. More than ever, it’s important to step back from the busy lives that we lead. Solo travel affords us the opportunity to connect with new experiences/people while practicing social distancing.
Julian in COVID times
On my latest adventure, I discovered several fun and creative ways to safely explore Julian. A weekend in the mountains, away from people and life’s responsibilities, was exactly what I needed.
Trail riding in Julian
I planned a two-day trip to Julian and booked an Airbnb near town (a studio at the top of a hill); what an incredible view!
After settling in, I drove over to Integrity Stables for a…