Women travelers: a travel
resource just for women !
What a woman traveler needs
Far from being a male monopoly, thirst for large spaces, natural wonders and remote islands inspired a lot of women travelers through history. Here we give you an overview about these women and help you learn why traveling is as essential for women as it is for men...
Back in the early eighteenth century, the translation of the famous "The Arabian Nights" was published in France and England, and from 1717, Lady Montagu traveled to Turkey, followed by other curious women explorers who went to Palestine, Syria, Egypt and Persia...
Tourism for women
While many studies have been devoted to tourism from a male point of view, experiences of women travelers, in turn, have been less well identified. Yet female tourism is constantly growing and is met by the development of specialized travel services
Contemporary studies of Western female travelers have mostly focused on the analysis of their trips to Southern countries and their quest for sexual or romantic experiences, which doesn't really show women tourists' full potential..
Destinations for women
Like it or not, most of the time, women tend to opt for other destinations than those preferred by men...
Traveling alone is an adventure that always proves to be rich in encounters, emotions and memories for all women.
Woman traveler and constraints
It's important to be aware of some drawbacks traveling implies for women. When traveling, they are usually the ones who are the most directly affected by their destinations' social conventions.