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How to Navigate Difficult Places for Women to Travel Alone
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How to Navigate Difficult Places for Women to Travel Alone

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There are tons of fantastic places to go alone, but certain destinations come with their own sets of challenges. Here’s how to stay safe—and have fun—in these tougher locales. 

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With threats of terrorism and political uproar, as well as the common harassment of women, it’s easy to shudder at the deterrents in a country going through revolution. But exercise caution and you can find yourself in the shadow of the Great Pyramids of Giza, sailing the Nile in a felucca, and exploring the Valley of the Kings by donkey. Join a reputable small tour group company, like G Adventures, Intrepid Travel, or Memphis Tours, where you’ll hit all the highlights with the security of a group of like-minded travelers and a local guide who can steer you clear of any dangers.

Egypt

How to Navigate Difficult Places for Women to Travel Alone

Egypt

With threats of terrorism and political uproar, as well as the common harassment of women, it’s easy to shudder at the deterrents in a country going through revolution. But exercise caution and you can find yourself in the shadow of the Great Pyramids of Giza, sailing the Nile in a felucca, and exploring the Valley of the Kings by donkey. Join a reputable small tour group company, like G Adventures, Intrepid Travel, or Memphis Tours, where you’ll hit all the highlights with the security of a group of like-minded travelers and a local guide who can steer you clear of any dangers.

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