Last updated on June 29th, 2021
With a whole world to explore, which UNESCO World Heritage Sites should be on every woman’s must-see list?
The saying goes that “it takes a village” to raise a child. No one in rural India defines this saying more than former village chief Shyam Sundar Paliwal, who plants 111 trees for every girl born in his village. Bonnie Hinschberger shares her experiences visiting this tiny village in Piplantri, between Deogarh and Udaipur, in semi-arid Rajasthan.
The three biggest fears a lot of people have about traveling in a ‘developing’ nation seem to be bed bugs, bacteria and bad guys.
For travellers to far flung places, some things never change. Baggage gets lost, bugs bite, and ‘poop’ happens!
JourneyWoman Anne from Victoria, Canada shares this tip she discovered when visiting Dharamsala, India – the home of the Dali Lama
Tips + Inspiration
Mariellen Ward is a Canadian JourneyWoman who lives in India and writes about safety and travel for women on her blog, BreatheDreamGo.
India is a shopper’s paradise. You just can’t beat the combination India offers: an incredible variety of gorgeous items, most often hand-made, at temptingly low prices.
So you want to go to India? It’s been calling you for years and you’re feeling ready to explore this fascinating, thrilling yet frustrating country.
What to Wear
The JourneyWoman network shares their best tips and advice on what to pack and how to dress like the locals when travelling to India.
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– Wendell Berry.