Last updated on June 5th, 2024

JourneyWoman in the News

The Original Solo Travel Resource for Women
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Original story at BBC Travel / Photo credit Adrienne Guinn via BBC Travel

JourneyWoman provides an expert view on solo travel for women over 50


JourneyWoman in the news!




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What’s New in Women’s Solo Travel

We regularly survey our global magazine subscribers and tour operator network to align with their needs and produce relevant editorial and services.

Our global readers are made up of mature, active, adventurous women – the world’s most influential travellers

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Most are Gen X and Baby Boomers: 

  • Independent, curious and courageous
  • Women aged 55+ – many were the ”original’ solo travellers
  • Women from over 120 countries
  • Prefer to travel and live solo
  • Enjoy history, art, adventure and active travel experiences
  • Most have been part of the JourneyWoman community for over 10 years 
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We look at travel from a woman’s perspective: 

  • Trends in Travel
  • Travel Safety
  • Travel Readiness
  • First-time Solo Travel Tips
  • Packing Tips
  • Fear and anxiety related to travel
  • Marketing to mature women 

Travel Preferences 

  • Prefer new destinations over tried and true
  • Enjoy Slow Travel, Luxury, Adventure and Wellness 
  • Prefer small boutique hotels, homestays and friends and family
  • Most spend between $3-5,000 per week on travel  and take multiple trips a year

Charitable Organizations

We donate proceeds from our activities regularly to non-profits that empower women.

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