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Sep 04, 2017

How to Fund Your Travels with Overseas Jobs

There's never enough money for travel: here are some overseas jobs for women travelers.

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Jul 31, 2017

Senior Women Travel: Am I too old to travel solo?

If you want to travel and are worried about age - don't be. Thousands of senior women travel solo, and here are some of their questions - and answers.

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Jul 17, 2017

Uzbekistan Tourism: Solo Secrets of the Silk Road

Dream of visiting Central Asia? Uzbekistan tourism is booming - explore the heart of the Silk Road by following my footsteps.

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May 04, 2017

The Ideal Two-Week Korea Itinerary for Solo Women

Traveling solo? Here's a great 14-day Korea itinerary if you're traveling on your own.

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Feb 21, 2017

Frying Empanadas in a Guatemalan Home: An Unexpected Experience

My guidebook says there should be a Spanish school in the nearby village: San Andrés. Perfect, because I need to get out of Flores, the town where I am

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Feb 21, 2017

Building Walls Isn't the Solution

Let me tell you about one of my many adventures. My great West Texas adventure. Both of Texas's National Parks, a hike to the highest point in Texas,

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Dec 22, 2016

Solo Female Travel to Australia

It's a huge country but plenty of solo women travel to Australia - and love it. Find out more.

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Dec 13, 2016

Traveling Solo: Why Women Should Travel Alone More Often

Traveling the world is probably the one thing that’s on every person’s bucket list. But for some people, traveling isn’t just about going on vacation,

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Nov 28, 2016

Solo Female Travel to China

Choosing a destination when you're traveling on your own can be tricky so we look at solo female travel to China - is it a good idea?

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Nov 17, 2016

A Portugal Travel Guide for Women

If you're a woman headed for Portugal, this overview will tell you what to expect.

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Oct 16, 2016

Women's Walking Shoes: What it Takes to Travel in Comfort

Women's walking shoes - usually the bulkiest travel items we pack. How do we get away with just one pair?

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Oct 15, 2016

Hate Solo Dining? Here's How You Can Make It Fun

If solo dining strikes fear in your heart, wait! These 15 suggestions can turn eating alone into a fun (or at least bearable) experience.

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Oct 12, 2016

Solo Female Travel to Argentina

Argentina - beef, tango and Tierra de Fuego - for the solo female traveler.

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Oct 02, 2016

Sardinia: Ancient Mysteries of Mamoiada

A look behind the scenes at Mamoiada, whose sacred nature is both evident and hard to explain.

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Jun 08, 2016

The five most important things to bring with you on a solo journey

The five most important things to have as a solo female traveler are good walking shoes, a good book, a positive attitude, an air of confidence, and an

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Jan 04, 2016

Raise a glass to Sardinia

The church bells pealing in the distance suddenly merge with jangling, fast approaching bells. Confused by the cracking heat, I scan the horizon. Rough

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Oct 08, 2015

How to Visit Any City in One Day

Even if you only have 24 hours, you can see a lot of a city in one day: here are tools and resources for a perfect stopover.

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May 14, 2015

A Woman's Guide to Saving Money: How to Travel When Broke

Just because you have less money doesn't mean you can't travel when broke. Find out how to beat the high cost of travel.

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May 14, 2015

Women Travel with Disabilities

Travel with disabilities is a challenge but, according to expert Candy Harrington, one that can be overcome with the right preparation.

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Mar 25, 2015

What Every Woman Should Know About Travel to Italy

Women on the Road's Mini-Travel Guide for Women with Italy travel tips and everything you need to know about travel to Italy.

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Mar 25, 2015

Morocco Travel for Women

If you're a woman traveling independently, the idea of Morocco travel might be scary – but it might also be wrong. Get a woman traveler’s take here.

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Mar 25, 2015

What Every Woman Should Know About Taking a South Africa Vacation

Better infrastructure and amazing diversity means you're just in time to take a South Africa vacation: here's what you need to know.

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Jan 01, 2015

A Historical Afternoon at the House of Sharing

A couple of months ago I spent the afternoon at the House of Sharing learning more about Japan's use of women during World War II. Located south of Seoul

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Dec 30, 2014

The Making of Travel New Year Resolutions

Making travel New Year resolutions - or any resolutions - requires some thought and planning. There are ways to making them, and keeping them.

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Dec 28, 2014

The Travel Mosquito Net: Small Bites, Big Consequences

Mosquito bites can kill. Stay safe by using a mosquito net or mosquito tent - especially if you're headed to Africa, Latin America or Asia.

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