I haven’t started my 2013 travels yet, and I still don’t know all the places I’ll be traveling yet. But while I’m waiting to hit the airport again, I enjoy reading books and blogs that focus on women travelers.
So I thought I’d share some of my favorites with you. These resources may help you plan your 2013 travels.
Wunderlust and Lipstick: The Essential Guide to Women Traveling Solo by Beth Whitman – great insider tips for traveling solo and not feeling lonely, including info on the latest technology to use.
Sand in My Bra and Other Misadventures: Funny Women Write from the Road edited by Jennifer Leo — This book had me ROFLOL with its travel essays full of women’s experiences (including celebs like Ellen) that will make you laugh and warm your heart. I hope to get one of my essays in a future edition.
East Pray Love by Elizabeth Gilbert – I loved this book! It inspires you to travel and find yourself/your spirituality in the process.
Go Girl edited by Elaine Lee – I’m a fan of this book of inspiring essays by black women who have traveled the world. You’ll be inspired to drop your fears and open your mind to diverse cultures.
101 Tips for Women Travelers edited by Harriet R. Lewis – This mini book via http://www.gct.com/ has great tips for women of all ages, including: packing, health, safety, etiquette, shopping, photography and traveling solo. And it easily fits in your purse or luggage. Continue reading Kalin’s Chronicles: Women’s Travel Resources