things to do dubai alone

Best Places to Visit in Dubai for Solo Travelers

Dubai is not just a destination for a wonderful romantic getaway or a full-fledged family holiday. Being safe and absolutely crime-free, this Arabian city in the UAE is also an amazing place to visit alone (for both men and women) thanks to its smorgasbord of cool choices for solo experiences. Can’t wait to see Dubai on your own but don’t know where or how to star[...]

Beautiful Places in Istanbul (That You Won’t Find in a Guide Book)

When a friend suggested we take a quick getaway to see all the beautiful places in Istanbul, I quickly jumped at the opportunity. I'd been to Istanbul just once before on a quick layover to Southeast Asia and I promised myself I'd be back to explore the city in more depth. What I wasn't expecting, though, was to fall so hard for it. Thanks to the fact that my trave[...]

Jordan Packing Guide For Women

So you’ve taken the plunge and decided to book that trip to Jordan. Right now, you’re probably wondering what the heck to pack for a trip to Jordan, so I’ve put together a packing list with everything you need to bring along on your trip to Jordan.   Should female travelers wear headscarves in Jordan? […]

Is Jordan Safe For Women Traveling Alone?

As your solo female trip to Jordan approaches, you'll probably ask yourself this question: Is Jordan safe for women? I know I did. Two days before my flight to Amman, I honestly thought about canceling the whole trip. I'd already been trotting the world alone for two years, so why did the thought traveling solo in Jordan suddenly seem terrifying? Whether you're considering[...]