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5 Safety Tips for Women Travelers

Posted by: Carol Lehman on Wednesday, October 5, 2016
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Journeys for Women is committed to providing an incredible travel experience for women, and most importantly a SAFE one as well.

When women travel together, there is power is numbers. Here are a few tips all women should heed, whether you're traveling with a group, or on your own.

Queen Mary 2: A Different Cruising Experience

Tags: Cruises
Posted by: Adam Lapsevich, Special Contributor on Tuesday, October 4, 2016
Queen Mary II

There are cruise ships and then, there are ocean liners. Many people don’t really understand the difference. But as an ocean liner buff myself, when Cunard decided to build the Queen Mary 2 as a true ocean liner, the world was abuzz with excitement.

Christmas Market Cruises

Posted by: Adam Lapsevich, Special Contributor on Wednesday, September 14, 2016
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I love the holidays! Everything about this magical season. I grew up in northern Ohio where winters were known to be snowy and cold. Every Christmas my mother and father would take me to the sights and sounds of downtown Cleveland.

Three Different Travel Groups for Women

Posted by: Carol Lehman on Wednesday, August 31, 2016
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There’s no such thing as ‘one size fits all’ when it comes to finding the perfect group of women to travel with.

Travel for Women: Catering to your Niche

Posted by: Carol Lehman on Tuesday, August 30, 2016

There are many reasons people travel. There are practically zillions of places to visit, things to see, experiences to experience, foods to eat and things to do! When it comes to planning travel for women, creating a trip around a particular niche that the ladies enjoy, makes the experience richer and more enjoyable.

Gourmet Cooking Classes – Show off your Inner Chef!

Posted by: Carol Lehman on Monday, August 22, 2016
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Who doesn’t like to eat? While most people would never pass up a gourmet meal, creating it takes a very talented master who totally enjoys cooking.

3 Fun Facts About the Benefits of Women’s Travel Groups

Posted by: Carol Lehman on Tuesday, August 9, 2016
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If you are considering booking a women-only vacation but don’t know what to expect, here are three fun facts about the benefits of traveling with a women’s travel group.

Girlfriend Getaway Packages - 3 Important Things to Consider

Posted by: Carol Lehman on Friday, August 5, 2016
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Time is short, and memories are precious, so when you do have the time to get away, choosing the right place with the right people is crucial. Some things to consider when planning your getaway are location, transportation, and activities.

Travel Essentials for Women

Posted by: Carol Lehman on Thursday, August 4, 2016
Essentials

While we all know the basics of what to bring on vacation (clean underwear, change of clothes, toiletries, makeup, shoes, and a camera) there are a few items that you may not have thought about. These three lesser-known items, can make travel for women simpler and safer, and therefore become part of your “Essential Items” packing list.

Retreats for Women

Posted by: Carol Lehman on Thursday, July 21, 2016
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Sometimes, we all feel the need to get away. But, what we enjoy doing with our “getaway” time can vary greatly. For many, the need to get away means the need to relax; for others, it means the need to think and reflect; for still others, it means a need to seek adventure. Regardless of what a “get away” means to you, it is still a NEED. Today, retreats are being offered all over the world that cater to your specific needs- and some of them are just for women. 

5 Reasons why Traveling with Women is Awesome!

Posted by: Carol Lehman on Thursday, May 12, 2016
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The word “vacation” is all too often associated with romantic getaways on pristine, sandy beaches, tables for two in dimly-lit restaurants, or leisurely strolls aboard promenade decks of mega cruise liners. But, there is a new trend emerging in travel~ women-only vacations. As the saying goes, “necessity is the mother of invention” and so it seems in the travel world as well. Many women are seeing the benefits to traveling with other women, and the travel industry is responding with a plethora of women only adventures. So, what are the benefits of women-only vacations?

5 Tips for Staying Fit on Your Vacation

Posted by: Carol Lehman on Tuesday, May 10, 2016
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Once you have done all the hard work to research, book, and pay for your trip, the even harder work began preparing for your trip! For many of you that included a lot of exercising, as well as buying and training with new equipment. Finally, the day has arrived and you are on your dream journey. How do you make sure to stay fit and healthy on your vacation, without undoing all the good you’ve done? Here are a few simple tips:

10 Foods to Avoid when Traveling

Posted by: Carol Lehman on Monday, May 2, 2016
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For many people, the fun in travel comes in trying the local cuisine. But, when traveling, it is important to know what you are eating, where it came from, and how it was prepared. Unfortunately, what other countries think is safe to eat, may not be so safe to the American-born traveler. That is because in America most of our water and food contains very little contaminants and therefore, the slightest amount of a foreign bacteria can greatly upset normal bodily function. To avoid being trapped in an intestinal nightmare, some foods should be avoided. If you are not willing to avoid these foods, it is best to check on how the food was prepared before eating it.

10 Things You Can Do to Get Fit for Your Vacation

Tags: Fitness
Posted by: Carol Lehman on Thursday, April 14, 2016
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As you prepare to embark on your upcoming journey, you may want to do some things to ensure you have the best possible time when you travel. To guarantee you have a fantastic time make sure you are in fantastic physical shape, and amply prepared for your vacation activities. Here are some ways to make sure you are fit for your upcoming vacation.

1. Visit your doctor

It is important to ask your doctor to determine if you are able to begin a new exercise plan. It is also important to make sure that you are fit and able to participate in the activities scheduled on your vacation. 

You're Safe with Us!

Tags: Safety
Posted by: Carol Lehman on Tuesday, April 12, 2016

By a certain age, many women find themselves free of both financial and time constraints that once held them captive in their younger years. It's also at this time that women realize their lives have changed, and they are now free to explore some of the places they’ve always dreamed about and experience activities that take them out of their norm.

For many women, this means traveling to new and exciting places. Yet for some ladies, safety concerns overshadow the desire for traveling on their own and experiencing new destinations. Luckily, today there are group tours designed specifically for single women to travel safely together and want to experience new and exciting places without worry.

Here are some ways that a group tour with Journeys for Women can safely give you the new experiences you're looking for:

 

Awesome Vacations for Women

Posted by: Carol Lehman on Saturday, April 9, 2016

The Girls Getaway!

There has always been some appeal to getting away with the girls, but over the last decade, this concept has expanded to become an actual niche group of travelers.

Many women have the desire to travel and experience new things but don’t always have a travel companion. Thus, the birth of vacations for women, with other women.