There is nothing like a local to show you around. Get off the beaten track and meet the real people.
I love introducing visitors to some of my special places – the beach at the end of a dusty road, the walk along the rocks at low tide or the café where everything is made fresh every day from real ingredients.
Women Travel has a directory of Local Guides – women who know and love the places they live. They are ready to introduce you to some unique locations.
Some of Women Travel Local Guides
- The group of women who are guides in Rome
- Discover the story of the Castro, the famous gay area of San Francisco
The only woman gondolier in Venice who will introduce you to the back stories of Venice.
- Edith in Paris who will lead you on a stylish walk through history
- Arzu in Turkey who leads Walking Tours in Istanbul
- Sonya who runs a simple B&B in India
My name is Sreyneang Ley. I am Cambodian and one of the cofounders and lead drivers of Lavender Jeep Siem Reap. It is nice to meet you! I guess I have an interesting story. I am originally from the countryside about one hour from Siem Reap. My family are farmers so we have a simple […]
Women Travel has a directory of women guides in special places around the world. The latest is Clara Martin in Barcelona. Clara knows Barcelona – it is her home, and having studied in the UK and returned, she realised how much she loved showing off her city. I love it’s history and stories, to know […]
Amy and Emily are a mother and daughter team who enjoy the wild side of New Zealand’s East Coast of the North Island. Both highly trained guides and native to this area, they have set up Wildside Adventures to show locals and visitors the adventures you can discover within the breathtaking wilderness and along the […]
I met Adriana on the #keralablogexpress, she is a tour guide by profession, travel blogger by hobby and traveler by heart. Here she writes about her passion for guiding in Bulgaria. She is just one of the great women guides on Women Travel the World…. Let Adriana be your local guide in Bulgaria – tailoring […]
Edith is the latest to join our Women Travel Local Guides Network at Women Travel. She is French and Parisian to the core, born close to the birth place of Edith Piaff, but she has a passion for languages so also speaks English, Italian, Spanish, Swedish and Chinese. Let Edith be your local Paris Guide. […]
Journeys are about self-discovery and the discovery of new places, people, cultures and traditions. Visit India with Breakaway – Journeys off the Map Get into the heart of India. Experience one of the most appreciated traditions while meeting fine craftsman and connecting with the stories that have kept traditions that date back to the 15th […]
I am Vivianna, it’s an honour to write this guest post for Rosemary of Women Travel Blog. I think the website is fantastic for women travellers and I hope I can meet many of the female travellers when they visit Rome. I am part of a Local Guide Service in Rome Being a local tour […]
Indigoa is an extraordinary Accommodation and Cooking School based in Goa South India. It was created by Coral Taylor-Robinson. Here she shares how this venture started. Indigoa was created from my own amazing solo travel experiences to India. It’s been a fascinating journey suffused with anticipation, meaningful moments, mouth watering cuisine, warmth, friendliness, spirituality and so […]