Photograph: Caitlin hanging out in the Olympic National Forest, Washington

A Girls' Guide to Travelling Alone is a free online resource for inspirational travel advice, guides, interviews and giveaways all about solo female travel.  

11 BEST FIRST TIME SOLO TRAVEL DESTINATIONS

I've picked some of my favourite spots (some of which were on my first ever solo trip).  I hope it helps you decide on where to go!

7 TIPS FOR GUESTS TO GET THE BEST OUR OF AIRBNB

I've highlighted some top tips to find the best apartments on Airbnb and how to be a great guest (and even save some money too!)

THE ULTIMATE GUIDE TO STOCKHOLM ON A BUDGET

How to visit Stockholm and the Archipelago on a budget without breaking the bank. Where to eat, sleep and visit :)

11 ESSENTIAL TIPS FOR THE FIRST TIME BACKPACKER

What to pack, the realities of life on the road and how to plan your first trip :)

THE ULTIMATE SOLO TRAVEL GUIDE TO BARCELONA

Where to find the best tapas, how to choose which Gaudí to see and the best neighbourhoods to stay in

WHAT'S IT REALLY LIKE TO WORK IN A HOSTEL?

A Girls' Guide to Travelling Alone contributor Jules Sanderson shares her experience of working in Hawaii.

HOW TO BE A DIGITAL NOMAD

Aggie Bainbridge quit her London life for one on the road as a digital nomad. But what's it really like?
 

WHAT'S IT REALLY LIKE AND A SURF AND YOGA RETREAT?

For someone with a constant case of “flighty brain” it was the most relaxed I’d felt in a long time.

15 THINGS TO DO FOR YOUR FIRST TIME IN EDINBURGH

Having grown up in the North-East of England, I've been coming to Edinburgh for years, and the magic never ever wears off.

HOW TO OVERCOME SOLO TRAVEL ANXIETY
 

Hannah Stuart-Leach has embarked on many one-woman wanders, including a 400 mile solo hike through the UK. She still gets nervous every time. 

THE EBOOK
 

Click above to buy A Girls' Guide to Travelling Alone. I would love to hear your thoughts in the reviews section.

INTERVIEW WITH GEMMA
ON WOMAN'S HOUR

I was lucky enough to be invited on to BBC Radio 4's Woman's Hour, to talk solo travel with Jenni Murray.


This is a great anthology of tales from feisty females from both sides of the Atlantic that will amuse, inform, inspire, and maybe even horrify. The stories are diverse and enjoyable.
— Dr Jane Wilson-Howarth, Wanderlust Magazine

There are wonderful stories in this book. Some will make you laugh until your sides hurt, some will make you cry. All will make you want to keep reading.
— Shari, Amazon.com