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