Tag Archives: Female Traveller

Don’t SWEAT! Self-Defense for Solo Travellers

Don’t SWEAT! Self-Defense for Solo Travellers

One Saturday afternoon, I spent an entire hour fending off a knife-wielding assailant. That is definitely not something you do every day. I was down at SWEAT!, a little gym studio along Cantonment Road, where I had been kindly invited down to check out their self-defense classes. As a solo traveller, and a female one

Shopping for Beauty Products in Seoul [Go! Girl Guides Article]

Shopping for Beauty Products in Seoul [Go! Girl Guides Article]

Crossposted from Go! Girl Guides, where I’m a contributing blogger. Check out the site for more great articles from other freewheelin’ travellin’ girls that go! If there’s one thing you notice about the Koreans from their celebrities, other than their perfectly symmetrical faces, it’s their  flawless skin. Beauty is big business in Korea – for

How to Pack for a Shopping Trip [Go! Girl Guides Article]

How to Pack for a Shopping Trip [Go! Girl Guides Article]

Crossposted from Go! Girl Guides, where I’m a contributing blogger. Check out the site for more great articles from other freewheelin’ travellin’ girls that go! Singapore, where I hail from, is a land of malls. We have new shopping malls sprouting up every year, and a recent survey found that shopping was second on the