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Head for the Hills in Kerala for a Cool Break

Head for the Hills in Kerala for a Cool Break

Kerala in South West India is tropical – humid and hot with all the wonderful things that means – coconuts, tropical fruit, houseboats and loose clothes. But both locals and visitors relish a trip to the hill stations for a break from the heat. If you are planning a trip to Kerala make sure you make time to head for the hills. It is not cold, just a pleasant relief from the relentless humid heat... [Read more]

Broad Horizons has new owner

Broad Horizons has new owner

Lesley Cooley had always had a passion for travel – she has just taken over Broad Horizons – an established Canadian Womens Travel Company.  It is just one of the wonderful women’s travel companies offering tours on Women Travel the World. Here she tells her story: I did a bit of travelling in my 20’s but life’s commitments put my travelling on hold. In the meantime, I worked... [Read more]

Horse Safari Rajasthan – through the Land of Great Kings

Horse Safari Rajasthan – through the Land of Great Kings

Sietske has set up a company called VakanShe For Active Women Travelers, here she writes about one of her Horse Safari Rajasthan. Arriving in India does something to you. The vibrancy of this country is felt everywhere and the first moments you put your foot on Indian soil are always overwhelming. [Read more]  Read More →

5 Questions to Ask Before Picking a Travel Companion From Among Your Friends

5 Questions to Ask Before Picking a Travel Companion From Among Your Friends

Being part of a good friendship is one of the best experiences life has to offer, and most women enjoy a robust network of female friends who are close to their hearts. That being said, when it comes time to seek out a travel companion, not all our good friends are created equal. Whether you’re headed to the Himalayas to do some hiking or you’re touring the best food and wine you can find... [Read more]

La Grea – Andalucia Accommodation for Women Travelers

La Grea – Andalucia Accommodation for Women Travelers

Your hosts Graciela and Beatriz La Grea is the latest listing on our Women’s Accommodation Network, offering women a special place to stay in places around the world.  Graciela writes about their Andalucia accommodation for women: We are Beatriz and Graciela both from Spain, Beatriz is a psychologist and I am a transpersonal therapist, a cook and a organic gardener. We both live now in Sevilla... [Read more]

What documentation do I need to hire a car in Australia?

What documentation do I need to hire a car in Australia?

Driving a car in another country can be a challenge – which side of the road do we drive on, what are the rules, how do I read the signs in another language. In Australia we drive on the left side of the road, all the signs will be in English, but first step – hire a car, and for that you need the right documentation. Driver’s licence This is the most important documentation you need... [Read more]

Having an Environmentally Friendly China Tour

Having an Environmentally Friendly China Tour

Image Rosemary Neave China is a wonderful country, and there are many tours in China that you can take which are also environmentally friendly. By setting a good example and trying our best to do our own part in looking after the environment, as well as education, we can help to preserve some of the fantastic natural beauty, heritage, and culture that are to be found in China. Group Tours of China A... [Read more]

Relax on Holiday – take time for a Spa Treatment

Relax on Holiday – take time for a Spa Treatment

When we are away from home we need some special pampering. If we are on holiday then relaxing and unwinding is part of our goals.  If we are on a business trip, then having a spa treatment helps us unwind after a long day. If you wish to make the best out of your vacation, don’t miss out on this opportunity. In case the place you are visiting doesn’t have natural water spring, a hotel spa will... [Read more]