A question from the advice "line":
I have three weeks off this fall and a limited budget (under $2,000), and I would like to go away on vacation. I also would be traveling alone since I'm at that "I have a real job with benefits/vacation and all my friends work at coffee shops/are funemployed" stage of life. I would wait for someone to come with me, but I really don't feel like wasting the vacation time I've worked really hard for, but I've also never really travelled alone and am daunted by it.
Any suggestions on where to go? Where is safe (I can't even believe I need to [...]