This New York Times interview with Jodi Ettenberg – solo traveler extraordinaire and author of Legal Nomads – made us wonder how many of you are women who travel solo. As a solo traveler, do you place some level of trust in the universe and go with your gut? Do you take precautions? And if so, what are they? Has your consideration of the risks of a trip ended in your decision not to go? What are the benefits of traveling solo?