Women Travel the World connects women travellers to women run tours and accommodation around the world.
Travel Guides for Women to India
Beth Whitman of Wanderlust and Lipstick shares her special knowledge of travel on the Indian continent with another travel guide for women - this time for women travelling to India.
Into the Desert on camels
Intrepid women travellers venture into the Sahara Desert with Venus Adventures for women to sleep under the stars and see the sun rise over the desert. Memorable
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Women Travellers go it Alone
“Where are the men?” This was clearly the unspoken thought of many who watched the five of us toss the ropes and maneuver our Barge through the locks on the Canal du Midi in Southern France. We were the only crew of women on the canal and when on the last day we steered our way through the famous seven locks at Beziers, the crowds that come to watch this spectacle gave us a round of applause for our efforts.
Recent Travel Articles
Jackie Valerie Congratulations to Jackie and Valerie who have been running French Escapade for 10 Years! Many of their trips are for women, if you are a keen painter, they have some wonderful painting focused trips. Jackie has realised her dream of “Sharing my love for traveling and giving people the opportunity to really experience a different culture”. Don’t be a Tourist.... [Read more]
by featured writer Justine Women have a thirst for adventure and we experience the need to take on the world in our own ways. Travelling is the most common way to fulfill this quest. But not everyone has the time and luxury to experience the world first-hand! For some, reading about exciting adventures can be just as satisfying as travelling, or a useful place to start. There are a lot of travel books... [Read more]
Mary Hamilton-Smith of Australian Womens Travel writes about one of her favourite destinations – why not join her on one of her trips To me Lake Como in Northern Italy is like a piece of heaven and I return there as many times as possible, which is why it features so many times in my tours to Italy! It has been appreciated for its beauty and uniqueness for ages, and even as early as Roman times. ... [Read more]
Well it is true that some people don’t like surprises, but the idea of taking a ‘Mystery Trip’ appeals to me. Decide on your budget, and how long you want to be away, and then let someone else decide where to. Great if you are fighting with your best friend about which destination to choose for your girls weekend away. Mystery Trips are offering such an opportunity in Australia. They have three... [Read more]
Lyn Taylor of Lyn Taylor’s Adventure Travel writes in her latest newsletter WOMEN are increasingly choosing to take adventurous holidays over spa retreats or resorts with numbers of women deciding to embark on these travels alone rising exponentially. For women of all ages, particularly those who are mums and are working, making time for themselves is difficult, with Mums lucky to average 40... [Read more]
Travelling on a budget can be a fun way to meet people and experience new things, but what if you feel like a little bit of luxury? Maybe it’s for a special occasion or you just want to unwind and recharge; there things you can do to get the experience of luxury travel without the extortionate prices. Guest writer Emma shares her tips Choose the right destination Marrakech, Morocco As obvious as... [Read more]
When I first set up Women Travel the World in 2006, India was a place I wanted to go to, still is truth be told – it is definately on my bucket list! But in the last few years Women and Travel and India has become something so much more, as Indian women have become travelers themselves, in their own country, and Indian women have set up companies to cater for this growing market. F5 Escapes... [Read more]
Can you ever get enough advice about packing for a trip? Unfortunately most of us don’t follow it – the trip I actually followed the packing list was the best I had ever done – so getting it right can make a WEIGHT of difference. Jessica writes about Packing Smart: Packing can be overwhelming and is probably the least enjoyable thing to do when you are preparing to go on a big... [Read more]