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Redgirls do Bali

Redgirls do Bali

Robyn Smith has flaming red hair – I guess the inspiration for the name of her Redgirls Adventures, where she shares her passion for Bali with other women.  Redgirls is just one of the fabulous tour companies for women travelers – see more on Women Travel Robyn writes “I am in awe of the Balinese culture and the people . I always take time out to pray , meditate and make offerings to the... [Read more]

New York Travel Tips For Women: How To Choose The Right Hotel

New York Travel Tips For Women: How To Choose The Right Hotel

The needs of women travellers in New York are – generally speaking – very well catered for. The Big Apple is a forward thinking and fast moving city and women, whether they are in groups or travelling alone, seldom report that they feel unsafe. Nevertheless, some neighbourhoods can make some tourists feel uneasy after dark and New Yorkers themselves often advise sticking to the main parts of the... [Read more]

New Travel Writing Competition

New Travel Writing Competition

Win this Solar Travel Lamp! Calling all women writers -  Tell us in 50 words or less what could be the worst case scenario that could happen in your travels where you absolutely  need one of these lights. Get creative…it doesn’t have to be true! Rensina van den Heuvel lives in Queensland Australia and is a passionate overland 4WD traveler. She has done some amazing trips – especially... [Read more]

Hostel for Traveling Women in Seoul

Hostel for Traveling Women in Seoul

Sleeping Strawberry is a Hostel for traveling women in the trendy Sinchon district in the North west area of Seoul, near universities.  It is the latest addition to the Women Travel Accommodation network hosted on www.womentravel.info UE who opened the Sleeping Strawberry as a hostel for women travelers, is an experienced traveler herself, having walked the way to Santiago in Spain for 2 months. UE... [Read more]

Elephant Owners for a Day

Elephant Owners for a Day

Adventure Women last year did a 13 -day journey in Thailand: From Hill Tribes to Ancient Ruins, Elephants to Gourmet Thai Cooking – a great adventure They spent an extraordinary day at the Patara Elephant Farm while in Chiang Mai; feeding, cleaning, washing, riding and communing with these amazing animals! Links: Adventure Women Adventure Women Tours Tours for Women To Thailand  Read More →

The Journey of the International Women’s Day Flag 2014

The Journey of the International Women’s Day Flag 2014

On 3 March 2014 28 Ladies Trekking Club led a group of women from 8 nationalities on a trek on Kilimanjaro  aiming to reach the Roof of Africa in the morning of March 8 – the International Women’s Day. Our flag with 10,113 women’s names written on it started its way up in a school for Maasai girls. As all the names of the girls were on the flag, we started there to show the flag and tell the... [Read more]

Adventure Destinations for Women

Adventure Destinations for Women

For many women  a vacation is about their two weeks in the sun—but for some women, going on vacation is about something much more exciting.  These adventurers like to push life to the limits, exploring new places and taking on new challenges.  Traveling alone, with friends or with family members, they’re women determined to get the most out of life, and when they get back to work they always... [Read more]

Come Dance with Wolves

Come Dance with Wolves

Gayle Lawrence organises Journeys of Discovery – Mind Body Spirit Travel Adventures, here she writes about her encounter with Wolves at Seacrest Wolf Preserve, Chipley Florida.  I sat quietly, the adult wolves were cautious, they didn’t recognize my scent. Several pairs of yellow, honey colored eyes were fixed on me, more than looking at me, they were looking into me. My role was to be... [Read more]