New Delhi: It can be incredibly dangerous for a woman to travel alone. Every year we hear news about sexual assaults on women who have been vacationing.
It's always great to take a vacation with family or friends, but traveling alone is a liberating experience.
It's elating that more women everywhere are living out their own travel adventures, so no travel companion needed.
We have selected some places as the best destinations for independent women travellers based on: safety, activities, culture and relaxation.
So go ahead and book that trip you have always dreamt of and feel free to sleep past noon and enjoy your vacation!
1. Copenhagen, Denmark
Copenhagen is the capital of Denmark and is its largest city with almost two million people in its metropolitan area. This busy city sports beautiful architecture and renowned shopping.
Be sure to see the goddess Gefjun fountain, which tells the mythological story of how Denmark was created.
Stop by at night, where the fountain lights up with a blue glow, alluding to the magic in the Norse religious history.
2. Ottawa, Canada
Ottawa is the capital city of Canada, located in Ontario but bordering Quebec. When traveling through this multicultural city you will hear both French and English spoken people.
Be sure to check out the ByWard Market. This market is one of the oldest in Canada and sees over 50,000 visitors every weekend.
Be sure to stop by one of the famous restaurants to complete this shopping adventure.