"The one who solo travels."
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Munich, Germany.

Tongariro, New Zealand.

"Solo travel knows no rule. Just follow your instinct." - Poudre d'Escampette

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Meet Poudre d'Escampette

Made of photography, travel stories and a dose of passion. I’m Ophélie, Frenchie addict of solo travel. I left Europe after my studies in marketing two years ago. With no plan but one idea – to travel Australia on a Working Holiday Visa… solo. And it’s how Poudre d’Escampette started – travel photography blog from an end of the world. To help you solo travel!

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How to start Solo travel? To go on a Working Holiday in Australia? I know how intimidating it it can be to start solo travel. I had the same! Hit me a message on Une Poudre d’Escampette about solo travel / photo. In English,  French, German or Spanish!
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Every big adventure starts with little travel tips ...

It’s nice to see you here! Either as (future?) solo traveler, working holiday maker or beginner travel photographer, you”ll find here articles and travel photos. All the travel and photo tips on Poudre d’Escampette are based on my own experience. Authentic and without pretention. I hope, you’ll find some help and inspiration to start your next solo travel!

To the Solo traveler you are

Solo traveler’s notes filled with travel tips from Australia and New Zealand, as Working holiday maker… Wander to Travel destinations

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Because on solo travel, you meet people at least as full of crazy travel stories as you … Inspire yourself from

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