When travelling abroad, especially alone, there is a time and place to make up white lies for your own safety.
Blogs make it easy to keep friends and family in the loop while you’re off traveling, but does being open about your whereabouts also make you a target?
We get a lot of questions from first-time travelers. A common one involves whether or not staying in mixed hostel dorms is a good idea. Caroline gives us the low-down on hostel dorm life.
Caroline gives us the lowdown on what it’s like being a female at the famous Turkish baths. Would you bare all even if a male was to do the scrubbing? Find out some tips for your visit in this post.
Should solo females couchsurf? Couchsurfing is a way to grab a free place to stay around the world, but should females be concerned if going alone? Caroline investigates.
What about school, your job, your family or your safety?! Telling your family you want to travel can be tough, but Caroline gives us tips for responding in this helpful post.
Do you wear a fake wedding ring on your travels? Do you always stay in touristy areas? What female travel safety advice do we ignore and follow?
The mystery, unadulterated landscapes, and vibrant cultures that await you are worth the trip. With a little preparation, common sense, patience, and a sense of humor, Southern African travel can be a piece of cake!
If you’re not a seasoned traveler and are considering setting off on your own for the first time, you’re probably wondering where to go. Here are five of the safest countries in the world for women traveling alone.