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The Friday Souk* 
Special Travel Deals for Women

Women on the Road

rohan - final discounts! (ends 26 january)

The absolute final discount - now, 20% off all sale lines from Rohan. This disappears soon so browse around quickly before everything sells out!

30% off TILLEY (ends 27 january)

It's not often we get a 30% discount from Tilley so if you've been wanting one of their famous hats at a discount, this is your chance! Go for it! (and it's not just hats, either!)

20% off trusted housesitters (26-28 january only)

This sale starts 26 January and ends on Tuesday 28th - so it won't be around for long. Get 20% off sitter, owner and combined annual memberships. If you've been thinking of housesitting, why not try out the best network at the reduced price? Don't forget to use the PROMO CODE HAPPY2020

40% off backcountry jackets (ends 31 january)

Yet another fantastic outdoor clothes special from Backcountry - seems we can't get enough of these sales in the new year! Click here to see what's on sale right now.

30% off north face (ends 31 january)

Best-selling North Face styles at 30% off but only till the end of the month. Click here to shop this super sale!

20% car rentals in europe (ends 31 january)

Save 20% if you're booking in January from dozens of cities and airports in Europe AND BEYOND! Check out these deals with Discover Cars, which finds you the cheapest car rentals around.

up to 30% on brands at rei  (ends 6 february)

Save up to 30% off past season styles from really big brands including Patagonia, The North Face, Prana and REI Co-Op. Get your outfits while there's still plenty of choice!

20%-25% off hotel stays! (ends 31 march)

This early 2020 deal will shave AT LEAST 20% off your hotel bills (25% off in Asia!) if you book and stay before 31 March. So if you're traveling in the next couple of months, get your room now (remember, with booking.com, most rooms allow you to cancel up to a few days before at no charge).

rei january clearance (limited time)

Up to 50% off while quantities last, a few days only! Click here to look at all the savings for this special sale. Tons, and I mean TONS of deals.

flight compensation discount (ongoing)

If you've suffered airline delays or cancellations, you might be entitled to flight compensation. By using Airhelp, you'll get 10% off the service fee they charge to get your money back from the airline. Click here to see how it works (I've used this myself, by the way, and ended up with more than $200 extra in my pocket!)

 winter! 10% off 1st order from backcountry (limited)

Backcountry is offering 10% off your first order on its snow clothing and gear - everything from clothes to accessories to storage. Now is the time to round off your winter wardrobe!

ear pods on sale (permanently reduced)

Have you been hankering to get one of those sleek ear pod sets - no wires, no mess? Well, there's an alternative to Apple's Airpods: they're called XFyro and not only are they  on sale at 60% off BUT if you use the code FIRST10 you'll get an extra 10% off!  Go shop before the sale ends.

$50 off 9-day china cultural tour (ends next March)

Help offset the single supplement with a $50 coupon off the regular price of this China Cultural Tour in April 2020 which includes, among other cities, Shanghai, Beijing (Great Wall, Forbidden City) Xi'an (Terracotta Warriors) and other cities. Use this promo code at checkout: CHINA50

more affordable luxury cashmere (ongoing)

These amazing cashmeres are certainly not cheap BUT, if you've been dreaming of a once-in-a-lifetime true long-haired cashmere wrap made in Scotland, then this is your chance - prices have been lowered so now is your chance!

extraordinary flight deals from momondo (ongoing)

One of the world's best search engines has some unbelievable flight deals - check them out here. These are examples of flights leaving from New York City but you can set the departure to any city you want, anywhere! (Under $500 to China? Seriously?)

discounts up to 60% in asia (ongoing)

Are you headed to Asia? This smart new platform and booking engine will get you tours, attractions and tickets at a (sometimes massive) discount throughout the region. Why pay more if you don't have to? 

everything travel - DEALS FROM AMAZON (ongoing)

Catch the latest travel accessories and items from Amazon - everything from travel luggage to packing cubes to portable scales. Here's where to go! 

10% off first order by signing up to tilley (ongoing)

Welcome to one of my favorite shops! When I traveled to Africa in the mid-1990s, this was where I bought it all - skirts, underwear, hat - and no matter how hard I tried, I couldn't wear anything out. So I still have my travel clothes from back then. If you're looking for stylish travel clothes that will last forever, please check out Tilley - and you'll get 10% off just for signing up to their mailing list.

up to 70% off on your car rentals (ONGOING)

Two million cars in 150+ countries means there's always going to be a good deal for you at Discover Car Hire, which compares prices of all major car rental companies worldwide. Some deals are up to 70% off! Don't pay more than you have to when you rent a car for your travels.

get 3 LP guides for the price of 2 (ongoing)

If you've been wanting to refresh your guidebook collection, this is the time to do it. Lonely Planet has brought back its incredibly popular 3 for 2 sale - buy two guides (books, ebooks and PDF chapters) and get the third one free. Go on... you know how badly you want to browse!

unique places to stay (ongoing)

When you book with booking.com, it's usually to find a hotel, at least it is for me. Turns out they also have listings for unusual accommodations. Did you know you could also book boats, ryokans and riads?

get two free audiobooks when you join! (ongoing)

Just by joining Amazon's Audible. Two free books! I joined two years ago "just for a month" and now I can't stop - I've more than doubled my reading by listening to audiobooks when I walk, exercise, do housework or the best - stand in line at the airport. Great while you're driving too!

ex officio 50%-60% off (while stocks last)

Who doesn't want some of Ex Officio's fantastic travel clothes at a massive discount?

Get 40%-60% off last year's range while supplies last (and they won't for long!) Click here to see the discount.

amazing low-priced 30-day unlimited tours  (ONGOING)

Planning an extended trip to Europe, Asia or North America? Want unlimited local adventures for one low price? This may well be one of the best passes ever - get 30 days of unlimited tours with Urban Adventures at one flat discounted price.

35% off teaching english courses  (ONGOING)

If you're considering taking a TEFL - Teaching English as a Foreign Language - course, then the top-rated school, My TEFL, has a 35% discount for you! Just use the promo code SCRIBE35 to get your discount.

free shipping on selected travel gear (ongoing)

Freedom Travel Gear is offering free shipping on these selected items - limited time only!

exclusive small group tour of paris - €100 off! (ongoing)

With Paris Personally, there's no single supplement, everyone gets a private room, and you have the best of both worlds with daily group activities and time on your own. Check out seven exclusive small group tours (each limited to 10 people) and tell them Women on the Road sent you to get your € 100 discount.  Go for it!

rei introduces PRE-LOVED GEAR (ongoing)

Sometimes, people return things, but they're still new - or almost. What a waste to throw them away! So REI has decided to pick the very best, and resell them. Recycling is cool, I'm all for it - and of course, you get to save.


* A souq or souk (according to Wikipedia) is a marketplace or commercial quarter in Western Asian, North African and some Horn African cities. And if you've ever visited one, you know how fun they are!

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