Safety Guide

Rideshare: Safety considerations

As the trend of using rideshare services is on the rise, there is a growing concern for many travellers and organisations if booking with rideshare applications is safe for the travellers. SheTravel t...

What to do when you experience harassment on the road

The most important safety tip we can ever give you is this: harassment is never your fault. It’s not your responsibility to have the “perfect response,” it’s their responsibility not to harass you. ...

Bystander intervention: How to intervene when you see harassment on the road

Harassment happens everywhere, in every country, around the world. Hollaback! have trained over 550 leaders from around the world to lead the movement in their own countries - and they are currently o...

Cultural restrictions: Dress codes and traditions for women around the world

Growing up in many western cultures enables women to express themselves and their feelings through many means and their appearance is one of them. However, in many countries outside the western world,...

Mental health and well-being: Checklist before travel

Before heading on any trip, not only is it vital that you are physically prepared to travel, but mentally too. Travel enables you an opportunity to explore other countries and cultures. However, it ca...

Airbnb safety considerations

What to consider when booking your next stay with Airbnb? SheTravel team highlights main safety and security top tips to keep in mind when booking with Airbnb.

Mindfulness and travel, how can they go hand in hand?

How can you really maximise and appreciate your travelling time? And how can meditation and wellbeing be integrated?

Defending yourself as a lone female traveller: Awareness – Anticipation – Avoidance

Cath Mossom has been delivering HEAT courses for over a decade, during which time she has listened to numerous experiences from course participants. This Safety Guide outlines the minimum points that ...

Expedition planning considerations

What to consider when embarking on an expedition? This Safety Guide discusses key steps for preparing for a trip and looks at how to mitigate risks specific for expedition travel.