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If you have the right mindset and are up for it, nothing beats hitchhiking for meeting the locals when in a foreign country. It's definitely not for everybody and it's not without potential risks, probably moreso for females and younger people. But it's hard to beat for meeting people you would never meet otherwise, from all backgrounds. You never know ...
It's always easier to meet other travellers whilst travelling. Locals going out in their home environment usually go with their friends and aren't really interested or 'open' to be joined by a stranger since it requires extra effort. That said the best places are pubs or bars with share tables. I am German and don't think it's too hard to meet Germans in a ...
There are plenty of online sources where solo travelers can find a travel partner. One of them is https://www.couchsurfing.org
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