Travelling alone or even with a friend or partner can be daunting for women – especially if they are visiting a place that is completely different to home. With recent reports showing that 71% of women in the U.K have experienced sexual harassment in public places (report by the APPG for UN Women) it’s important to consider how you will feel safe when travelling. Here are a few things I consider every time I travel.
There’s no way around it – facemasks or coverings have become a prerequisite part of travelling. They are mandatory on flights, as well as when using public transport in most countries. Several destinations also require people to wear masks when out
Travel for many is currently on pause due to COVID-19, but that isn’t stopping us planning for the future. One question that keen travellers are currently thinking about is where we should be visiting after lockdown.
Many countries rely on tourism for large parts of their economies. With a huge reduction in global tourism due to the current pandemic, some countries and cities have announced plans to boost tourism when it safe to travel again. Here are some of the offers that are currently being promoted.
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