Female Travelers in Burkina Faso
Information for female travelers in Burkina Faso. Guides for women traveling to Burkina Faso.
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 Burkina Faso, and how women can stay safe. Tips, tricks, and techniques for Burkina Faso are greatly appreciated.
What are some of the dangers for a woman traveling in Burkina Faso? Are there any particular things that a female traveler in Burkina Faso should do above and beyond what she's already doing elsewhere?