Traveling to a developing country can be intimidating, especially for women traveling alone. When I told people that I was spending half of my time in Guatemala traveling the country on my own, I was met with a lot of surprise and caution. As long as you stick to a few main tips that apply
It was late in the evening when I landed at San Francisco International Airport. I was exhausted from my long flight from Indianapolis. Within less than an hour, my journey would be over and I would be curled up in my hotel room getting some much-needed R&R.
If you are planning your first international trip, or your first in a while, it can be overwhelming to sift through all of the necessary paperwork and make sure you are prepared before you take flight. Get started with these basic resources for US citizens traveling internationally.