One of the first questions solo travelers ask is whether or not a country is safe to visit. Croatia is no exception, but you might be surprised at just how safe Croatia is for solo travelers and solo female travelers. I draw from my own experience as a solo female traveler visiting Croatia for two months, as well as recent safety data on Croatia.
Fears surrounding safety are the number one reason why many women do not travel solo. I’m here to tell you that it’s entirely possible to have a joyful—and safe!—solo female travel experience, provided that we adhere to some common-sense principles. While I can’t promise that nothing bad will befall you, following these 21 helpful safety tips will certainly help you have a safe trip.
Safety and solo female travel starts with trip planning. Before we take off on adventures, it's critical to plan for our safety. Part 1 of a 2-part series.