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