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