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