Last updated on August 16th, 2022

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TTC’s Melissa DaSilva Seeks to Empower Women With New Women-Only Tours

With more women travelling solo, TTC’s Melissa DaSilva seeks to empower women with safe, affordable and sustainable women-only tours.

Solo Travel On Your Own Terms: How to Get Started

Experienced solo travellers share their candid advice to help aspiring first-timers take the first step into solo travel.

Reflections from an “Original” Solo Traveler: After Years of Travel, I Finally Landed

Solo travel rockstar Barbara Weibel reflects on years of traveling the world and her decision to settle down in Thailand.

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Wellness Travel: Practicing Self-Care for Travel

by | May 24, 2022 | Features,Spotlight,Webinars,Wellness Travel,WTTW | 2 Comments

Kick-start a healthy lifestyle with two wellness and travel webinars in June on wabi-sabi, and sleep, energy, and menopause.

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The Wisdom of Menopause: Stepping Into Our Power

by | May 5, 2022 | Carolyn Ray,Features,Solo Travel,Spotlight,Wellness Travel | 1 Comment

Women travelers share their menopause and travel stories and their journey to unleash their full potential at midlife.

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The Power of Positivity With Mindfulness Expert Caren Osten

by | Mar 21, 2022 | Carolyn Ray,Features,Wellness Travel,Women's Travel Wisdom | 0 Comments

Mindfulness expert Caren Osten is speaking at Women’s Travel Wisdom, co-hosted by JourneyWoman™ and Girls’ Guide to Paris, in October 2022.

Six Wellness Retreats for Solo Women Travellers in 2022

by | Feb 26, 2022 | Features,Group Tours,Health & Wellness,Solo Travel,Wellness,Wellness Travel | 1 Comment

From California to Spain to Tuscany, we’ve curated some of our most recommended wellness retreats and experiences for solo women.

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Expert Tips for Women to Manage Travel Fear and Anxiety

by | Jan 13, 2022 | Features,Health & Wellness,Solo Travel,Spotlight,Wellness Travel | 2 Comments

Master life coach Debbie Phillips shares her expert tips for women to manage travel fear and anxiety in a post-pandemic world.

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Reconnect with Women at JourneyWoman’s “Women’s Travel Wisdom” Wellness Retreat

by | Jan 12, 2022 | Features,Group Tours,Live events,News,Wellness Travel,Women's Travel Wisdom | 0 Comments

JourneyWoman and Girls’ Guide to Paris host wellness retreat for women to reconnect, their share wisdom and feel a renewed sense of purpose.

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Tembi Locke’s “From Scratch”: A Memoir on Healing and Love Set in Sicily

by | Nov 29, 2021 | Book Club,Books,Destinations - Italy,Italy,Wellness Travel | 0 Comments

Our December book club pick is Tembi Locke’s memoir, “From Scratch: A Memoir of Love, Sicily and Finding Home”, about her transracial romance with her Italian husband and her grief after his untimely death.

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7 Tips to Take the First Step into Solo Travel After Loss

by | Oct 14, 2021 | Features,Solo Travel,Wellness Travel | 1 Comment

Women travellers and experts offer tips and wisdom on taking the first shaky step into solo travel after loss.

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Travel After Loss: From a Disaster Trip to Solo Bliss

by | Oct 14, 2021 | Features,Solo Travel,Wellness Travel | 0 Comments

After a disastrous first post-loss trip with a fellow widow, a solo traveller learns that the only way to get what she wants out of travel is to go solo.

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9 Simple Rules to Financially Safeguard your Future Travels

9 Simple Rules to Financially Safeguard your Future Travels

Most savvy travellers understand how to save for and fund their travels. Most buy travel insurance. But there are more financial considerations and implications to travel than paying for your trip and purchasing insurance to cover it. Things most of us never truly think about.

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A Taste of Mexico From Chef Jose Hadad

Jose Hadad, Chef and founder of Mad Mexican restaurant, shares a taste of Mexico with this traditional recipe, along with a wine pairing from expert Erin Henderson, Founder of The Wine Sisters.

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Featured Webinars

Embracing a New Travel Mindset: Are you a woman who wants to travel but the unknown is holding you back? Are you looking to regain your travel confidence? Master life coach Debbie Phillips is here to offer tips to manage fear and anxiety and put you back in the driver’s seat of your own life.

Sleep Tips for Future Travel: Shawna Robins, best-selling author of “Powerful Sleep – Rest Deeply, Repair Your Brain, and Restore Your Life”, shares her tips to learn how to sleep well and live better, while you’re at home or traveling.

Age-Defying Women: Our Women Over 80 contributing writer Diana Eden facilitates a discussion on how women are defined by our age, and what frustrates us the most about perception versus reality.

Unconcious Bias in Travel: Tonya Fitzpatrick leads a provocative discussion about “Ground truthing”. We can’t always believe what we read in the mainstream media about places and people. We have to find out the truth for ourselves.