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