Hanging out with yourself is the best. You don't have to make any small talk, you don't have to worry about whether you said something unbearably awkward 47 minutes ago, and you can go home and nap whenever you feel like it!
Even if you're partnered up, you should still take yourself out solo every once in a while. It's a great time to reflect on life and appreciate yourself.
However, it can be a little intimidating to just go out in public and do stuff without other people around as, like, a shield. Here are 9 activities that are great and not awkward — even for people who have never been on a solo date before.