We can often get overrun at work to the extent where we are no longer functioning at 100% at our jobs. A key skill going forward for future young professionals is learning how to deal with stress and so called ‘burn-out’ at work.

One way that you can alleviate stress is by taking a solo trip abroad or to another part of your country. It might seem scary if it’s something you’ve never done before but once you’ve done it; you’ll want to do it again and again.

Keep reading to find out how a solo break in a serviced apartment could be a perfect way to alleviate stress and aid your mental health.

Solo Travelling has a Variety of Benefits

We often think of holidays with our friends as a high-octane get away as opposed to an actual break and it can often leave us feeling more drained than when we left. Travelling to a city solves this issue and the added amenities and comfort of a serviced apartment.

A solo travel break can often lead you to become more social; with fewer people in your overall group it can lead to some interesting interactions with the people you are staying near. However if you have a serviced apartment to go back to you can always unwind at the end of the day and switch off in a way that you may struggle to at a hostel.

You may be surprised by the amount of people that take trips by themselves. In fact many tour operators have started to promote activities and excursions aimed at solo travellers. Taking advantage of these offers from a serviced apartment means you could end up playing host to people from your tour!

There is something quite calming about being on your own for an extended period of time in a foreign country; it allows you to develop a great deal of mental clarity. It must be said that this will not suit everyone as some people are able to recharge from interaction with other people.

A serviced apartment will make fantastic base for exploring whichever city you find yourself in.

The other great benefit is you only have to worry about pleasing one person, yourself. It is a liberating feeling knowing that you can spend a day doing entirely what you want to do. You can visit museums that you want to and if you are feeling a bit drained there is nothing stopping you from spending the night in your serviced apartment and relaxing for the rest of the evening.

Serviced apartments are offered in various cities around the world and are becoming increasingly popular as accommodation for both business and casual travellers.

Find Great Serviced Apartments

Bristol is one of the most visited cities in the UK for a multitude of reasons and could be perfect for your solo city break.

The Beech House apartments are great examples of renovated serviced apartments. There properties are located centrally in Bristol and would make the perfect base to explore this beautiful city.