Traveling alone can be quite liberating and eye opening, it can also be scary and terrifying. If you plan to travel alone, it’s important that you pick a destination that is safe.Traveling solo has numerous proven benefits such as it encourages self-discovery and gives you the freedom to plan your own schedule. However, it’s important to pick a destination that’s easy to navigate and is safe for solo women.
The Netherlands is extremely safe for women and is a beautiful city to visit! Hop on a rented bike, take a canal cruise or browse the independent shops while you enjoy the best fries with great sauces or baby pancakes known as Poffertjes or delicious beer! Visit the Anne Frank House or the Van Gogh Museum to be taken back in time. Don’t forget to have your photo taken with the “I Amsterdam” letters for everyone back home!
Rome is one of the top safest cities for women and is the cultural capital of Europe. Visit the remains of the Roman Empire – the Colosseum, the Pantheon and Roman Forum, make a wish at the Trevi Fountain or relax at the Spanish Steps. Eat scrumptious Italian food in one of the numerousoutdoor restaurants while you people watch and fall in love with one of the most romantic cities in the world.
New York City is a great choice, as it’s anEnglish-speaking city and has a large diversity of people. It’s easy to get around and has a ton of things to do. World famous museums, gourmet restaurants, Broadway shows, livelybars and clubs, New York City has the best of everything. You could explore landmarks such as the Statue of Liberty, the Brooklyn Bridge or the Empire State Building as well!
Montreal is a scenic and alively city to visit. Known for its rich history and culture, Montreal has extensive history museums, iconic French restaurants and beautiful cobblestone streets with 17th century buildings, stunning gardens the Montreal Botanical Garden is a must-visit and a great nightlife. If you have time, visit the magnificent Niagara Falls on your trip to Canada!
Berlin has a low crime rate, is easy to navigate and has a rich history. Berlin’s art scene is un-paralleled. Berlin also has a lot of expats and is socially progressive, which makes it ideal for a solo woman. Enjoy food from all over the world and have a picnic in one of the numerous parks while you take a break from visiting all the landmarks and entertainment Berlin has to offer.
While it’s not a destination, a cruise in any part of the world is a great travel experience for solo female travelers. It’s easy and safe!
Rajasthan is a must do in India, for women who are traveling solo. Known as the “Land of Kings”, this beautiful Indian state is full of historic treasures such as gorgeous palaces and forts. Also, it’s quite easy to travel between the major sites of Jaisalmer, Jodphur, Jaipur and Udaipur.
This list cannot be complete without the inclusion of the safest, cleanest and friendliest city in Asia – Singapore! Visit the Universal Studios, relax on the beach at Sentosa, see wildlife at the Night Safari or Singapore Zoo or shop your days away at Orchard Road!Don’t miss the nightlife at Clarke Quary and the world famous local food!