Are you a woman thinking of taking your first solo trip abroad but don’t know where to start?
Are you considering safety, how you'll meet people, access your money or take local transportation?
After travelling to 34 countries, mostly on my own, the number one question I get asked is "How do you do it alone?” So, I created this video course for women to share tips, techniques and strategies for travelling the world on your own terms while remaining safe, protecting your valuables and having epic adventures along the way. All on a budget!
This course consists of short, high quality videos that provide practical information and real-world examples. It also includes resources such as the Lean (Carry-on Only) Packing List and a discussion board to ask and discuss any burning questions or topics.
After watching these videos, you’ll know more about:
In a nut shell, you’ll have all the essential know-how needed to confidently travel solo.
Covers steps to consider before you leave home to set yourself up for a safe and comfortable trip.
Describes ways to assess if a destination is a good fit for the type of trip you want to take
Describes the benefits of staying at a hostel, and tips to ease into the hostel life.
A tour of a hostel that highlights its amenities and other important aspects.
Provides safety considerations for selecting and staying alone in a hotel.
Provides resources for women to connect with others aboard.
Describes tips to enhance social interactions with others when travelling.
Describes affordable tours you can find in almost any city and outlines some of the best uses of multi-day tours.
Describes ways to protect your valuables from pickpocketers and thieves while you are exploring a destination.
Describes strategies for staying safe while taking local transportation, including overnight travel.
Describes ways to stay safe while enjoying night life solo.
Wrap up of course and final tips for solo female travellers.
Lotoya Jackson is a world traveller, remote entrepreneur and e-Learning Developer. She took her first solo trip in 2008 to Cuba, when none of her friends could afford to travel with her and has been hooked ever since. She's visited 34 countries, on 5 continents, mostly on her own.
She’s passionate about inspiring women to get out and travel the world without waiting for that perfect travel companion. She writes and vlogs about solo travel, remote work and adventure.