30 Places Every Woman Should Visit — By Herself

Doing things alone can be immensely therapeutic. A solo meal can help you really appreciate food. A solitary walk can be a rare opportunity to think. And travelling by yourself can be an incredible opportunity for self-discovery and personal growth.
Solo trips are all the rage right now. The 2015 Visa Global Travel Intentions Study reported that 24% of people travelled alone on their most recent holiday, most of whom were women. We've already told you why you should consider taking a solo trip; now we're helping you choose your destination.
Click ahead for our picks of the best destinations for women to explore unaccompanied, based on a range of factors like safety, quality of solo activities, and the likelihood of meeting fellow wayfarers. So pack your bags — adventure waits for no one.

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