Female Travelers in Afghanistan
Information for female travelers in Afghanistan. Guides for women traveling to Afghanistan.
There's little reason a levelheaded woman can't travel to the same places as a man, though there can be specific cultural attitudes and etiquette directly related to gender. Sometimes women are victims of crime because they're perceived as softer targets.
Please submit information on known threats for female-travelers in Afghanistan, and how women can stay safe. Tips, tricks, and techniques for Afghanistan are greatly appreciated.
What are some of the dangers for a woman traveling in Afghanistan? Are there any particular things that a female traveler in Afghanistan should do above and beyond what she's already doing elsewhere?