Eileen traveled alone, enjoying city life, temples, and beaches. She tells us her experiences with safety and solo female travel in Sri Lanka.
Certain things can go a long way in dealing with the unexpected. Here are some items to pack that solve problems on the road that don’t take up much space.
For Gigi, 80L was too big and 40L was too small for a backpack. Read her Osprey Aura 65 backpack review to see why she’s happy with this middle sized one.
Donna often travels alone, and recently she spent time in Myanmar connecting with the locals. Read about her experience with solo female travel in Myanmar.
Flissy travels exclusively with her Aeronaut 45, a bag that gives her freedom as a frequent traveler. Her Tom Bihn Aeronaut 45 backpack review details why she loves the bag.
Michelle challenged herself to pack less for her round the world trip, so she downsized to a smaller backpack. Read her osprey ozone 35l backpack review to see why she’s loving this bag.
Yet another benefit of packing light is that it reduces your risk of injury. Heavy luggage injuries are real, and a few HPL readers have vowed to pack less.
Always on the hunt for a better bag, Ali recently replaced her old daypack. Read what she thinks of her new bag in this Osprey Escapist 25 backpack review.
Iran doesn’t usually come to mind when people think of solo female travel. But Ethel loved it and shares her experiences traveling alone in Iran as a woman.
Kathryn’s bag converts from 35L to 45L and backpack to shoulder bag. She shares the pros and cons in this Standard’s Carry-On Backpack review.
Central Asian countries, or the Stans, can seem an overwhelming trip at first. Jennifer’s interview about traveling alone in Tajikistan as a woman provides insight into the unknown region of the world.
Bag obsessed Svenja tested a new backpack for her US road trip and loved it. Her Tom Bihn Aeronaut 30 backpack review tells why it’s her new favorite bag!