Traveling solo has been an incredibly enriching experience for me. And in this article I am going to share some tips on how others that are even remotely interested, can prepare themselves mentally and emotionally, tactically and financially. I was a late bloomer. Unlike most my of peers, when we 18 and fresh grads out of high school, who were ready to fly far far … Continue reading Want to Travel Solo But Not Sure Where to Start?
As a woman and a petite woman at that, frankly I’m an easy target for beggars, thieves and other horrible things. I know that. So I keep my guard up and try to avoid areas where there are few people around. I also have some specific rules that I’ve made for myself when I travel alone and in over 15 years I haven’t had anything … Continue reading Staying Safe Rules for Solo Female Travelers
Like most people, pretty much every time I travel abroad I’ve experienced someone coming up to me begging for money. Whether in India, Thailand, Zimbabwe, Cape Town, Brasil, London, Paris, San Francisco, and Sydney, just to name a few. I always try to be nice and either give something or politely decline. This article isn’t really about whether or not to give – that’s so … Continue reading Dealing With Beggars and Theft While Traveling; for Women
Like many women, when I travel I am looking for comfort + style in my clothes, shoes, and accessories. As a petite woman finding the right bags has always been difficult for me. Whether I’m trying to find a somewhat feminine looking DSLR bag or a cute purse for a day out. I prefer crossbody bags in general, but especially when I’m traveling for the … Continue reading Ideal Crossbody Travel Bag for Petite Women