WHAT WE BELIEVE
JourneyWoman is a community of women travellers who believe in equality and human rights. We stand with #BlackLivesMatter. We reject racism, violence and injustice. We commit to listen, learn and act with intention.
Over 30 years ago, Evelyn Hannon took the first step as a female solo traveller. Let’s take the first step together into a new future.
Authentic travel is the experience that is created when you connect and engage in the world with curiosity as your compass.
Packing for any kind of travel – inter-city, in-state/province, in-country or international – in the COVID era is akin to a new parent collecting everything they need for a simple outing. Here are our women-tested safety tips to help you plan and pack for your road trip.
Research shows that women – particularly Gen Xers and Baby Boomers – are powerful influencers in travel. Post-pandemic, how can women help the travel industry rebuild trust?
JourneyWoman is going on a road-trip, venturing out to rediscover Ontario. We’ll be testing new travel safety criteria that we’ll share with you along the way.
FEATURE ARTICLES TO HELP YOU TRAVEL SAFELY + WELL
Love and romance often wind their way into our travel adventures and our JW community shares their stories of those times you met someone special while travelling.
The Secrets of Amsterdam’s Red Light District: Lessons Editor Amanda Burgess learns about sex, love and empowerment from an immersive Airbnb virtual tour in a brothel.
The most important love you can have is the love you have for yourself – a lesson Nadine L learned & shares in this story about how travel is her self-love.
There’s nothing like a good summer read to give us the ‘story behind the story’ for our next trip. In this series, we look at best-selling summer reads that share women’s stories from France, the US, India, Brazil, Egypt and the Middle East. Love, family, resilience, and triumph over adversity are just some of the themes explored in these books.
FROM THE ARCHIVES: CELEBRATING EVELYN HANNON, THE ORIGINAL JOURNEYWOMAN
In honour of Evelyn Hannon, we asked our JW community to share their favourite Evy stories with us.
It gives me great joy to continue Evelyn’s legacy, in partnership with her family. In her final days, I had the opportunity to talk to her about my plans for JourneyWoman, and I’d like to think that gave her comfort and solace.
Dear JourneyWomen: The past few months have been difficult for our family. In April, our mother, Evelyn Hannon, founder of JourneyWoman,...