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5x Top 5 Women Friendly Countries You Should Visit as a Solo Traveller

5x Top 5 Woman Friendly Countries You Should Visit as a Solo Traveller

Not all countries are created equal and neither are their citizens. As a solo travelling female especially, there is always the added worry of travel safety, of street harassment and overall comfortableness. Travel should eliminate borders (also in people’s heads) because the world, and in particular strangers, aren’t as bad as the media or your […]

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Your Ultimate Guide to Travelling Alone

Have you been travelling alone or is it on your list? Do you have worries or doubts whether it’s the right kind of travel for you? Do you have no one to travel with you and are not happy at the thought of travelling alone? (Just a little heads up, this is a very comprehensive […]

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Hello, Harassment – The Dark Side of Female Solo Travel

Hello, Harassment - The Dark Side of Female Solo Travel

I don’t know why it threw me off so much but my first outing in Athens sucked. It wasn’t anything dramatic. Sadly I should have developed a thick skin against it by now. I usually just put up the blinds and switch to conscious obliviousness. Not this time.

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How (Not) to See Hvar’s Lavender Fields

How not to see Hvar's lavender fields

Seeing the Hvar lavender fields in Croatia was high on my list. Just imagine the rows of purple, a little like those of the French Provence but more wild and in bushels. That is what Hvar was known for. Note the past tense. Those days are sadly gone. But my stubbornness didn’t want to listen […]

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