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You never know what travel treats await you on this page! Each month we’ll create a listing of new and exciting women-centered opportunities that tour operators and suppliers want you to know about. So come back often and look for that special treat that will make your female traveller’s heart sing.

P.S. Don’t forget to check out our Women’s Travel Directory hosting the web’s largest selection of female-friendly travel opportunities.


VENUS ADVENTURES — Escape with the no. 1 women-only travel company! Exciting trips to Morocco, Italy (walking and eating), India, Namibia/Botswana Safari etc. We mingle with the locals, partake in great little adventures, indulge and have a lot of fun! Small group, twin share, all-inclusive trips. Your meaningful, insightful and wonderful trip starts here: “Life is uncertain – eat cake!”

TRAVEL PANTIES FROM KIM ALLAN SILK — 100% Knit Silk, Super easy care while traveling. Can be washed in sink with shampoo and dry overnight. Great for hot and cold weather. Special promotion – choose French Cut or Full Cut regularly $38 on sale for $25 Canadian dollars. Please put JW-1115 in the discount box and click the Apply button on the checkout page to receive this special. This special does not apply to items in the Clearance Rack. Visit Facebook for more specials. Go to We ship worldwide.

LEARN TO COOK IN TUSCANY, ITALY — Join us and experience Tuscany with this hands-on, all-inclusive 6-day culinary vacation. Daily cooking lessons from local women, first class accommodations in the medieval hill-top village of Montefollonico; wineries, cheese making, truffle hunting, daily tours of local villages, gourmet restaurants. “Cook in Tuscany” is a culinary vacation for the traveler who wants to be a local, and not a tourist. The single supplement (to have your own room) is $300 for the entire week. Call: 703.895.1395

EMBRACING THE GODDESS: A SACRED JOURNEY TO BALI — June 12 – 20, 2016. Just a few spaces left for our women’s retreat in Bali! We will weave our sacred circle at Bagus Jati, staying in luxurious villas on hillside gardens in lush tropical forests in the mountains outside of Ubud. In addition to circle time and yoga, we will journey to a traditional Balinese village, trek in the jungle experiencing the magnificent variety of flora and fauna and create a purification and blessing ceremony at a nearby temple and waterfall.; email

BE IMMUNE TO PICKPOCKETS — If you or a loved one is planning a special journey next year then what better way to ensure they stay safe, than to introduce them to The Clever Travel Companion’s travel safety range of clothing. We have new products and stock arriving as soon as next week and we can promise you, they will be popular! Don’t know what they’d like? Get them a gift card! That way they can choose what would suit them best and all you need to do is give them a code to enter at checkout. Click here.

EDITOR’S NOTE: USA Today has announced its winners for the “10 Best Gifts for Adventurers” competition and of the 20 entrants,The Clever Travel Companion’s travel safety clothing range placed #1. Journeywoman is pleased to have this company as an affiliate.

WOMEN’S TOUR TO KENYA: BEAUTY IN THE UNEXPECTED — A transformative 16-day tour for the caring and adventurous, offering exclusive access to courageous women lifting up thousands, women I’ve worked with on the ground for 15 years. Walk through villages and tribal communities; discover life-giving projects hailed by international press. As a performing artist, I’ve infused a woman’s eye for beauty — splendor of village dance, indigenous artistry, majestic wildlife, and spirited children. First-class hotels, secure travel. Late February, 2016. Visit or email or 262-742-2064.

START THE NEW YEAR WITH TRAVEL SAVINGS — Reserve your spot on Eurynome Journeys’ WanderWoman® Tours & Retreats by January 31st and save $75 per person with Code JW2016. Destinations: Egypt, Greek Islands, Ireland Anniversary & Archaeology Tours, Malta, Russia, Sicily and more! Roommates arranged for solo travlers. Visit:, email:

QUARK EXPEDITIONS® — Quark Expeditions® passengers visit some of the most remote regions of the Arctic, Galapagos Islands and Antarctica. Witness incredible wildlife and unique history, culture and landscapes with a choice of extraordinary expeditions: · Small ship adventures & convenient fly/cruises · Voyages on mighty icebreakers · Unique land-based expeditions. Save up to 25% for select bookings before January 15! Visit for details.

NO SINGLE SUPPLEMENT — for Journeywomen and friends on The Traveling Professor’s “Experienced Travelers Tour to Venice and the Veneto”. Visit Padua, authentic and uncrowded home of Galileo, St. Anthony and Scrovegni Chapel. Experience Shakespeare’s Verona, Palladio’s Vicenza and charming Treviso. See Venice like never before. Sign up by January 31 and get your own room, no extra charge. Details:

JOURNEY TO IRELAND — Yoga retreats, herbal pilgrimages. The sacred land of Ireland calls to us to connect to our ancestors, our spiritual selves, to the oceans that spiral within us. Immerse yourself in the mystical west coast of Ireland, visit ancient holy sites, harvest herbs from hedgerows and dance on the wild edges. Visit for daily itineraries and information.

TRAFALGAR EARLY PAYMENT DISCOUNTS — We’ll give you up to 10% off our Europe and Britain Itineraries. The earlier you book and pay, the more you save with our Early Payment Discounts. Our 10% Early Payment Discount is available now with great savings of up to $915 per person if you book and pay in full by January 14, 2016. To find out more please visit here.

THIS SUMMER JOIN SIGHTS AND SOUL TRAVELS IN ENGLAND — We’ll start in London with its amazing history, art, theatre, and royalty. Then, we’ll spend time in the fairytale English countryside with its gardens, castles, prehistoric monuments, tiny Cotswolds villages and hearty pub food. Our small group will enjoy a well-designed itinerary, great guides, fine dining, boutique hotels and upscale experiences. Read what other women say about traveling with us:, see other tours available at: or call us at 866-737-9602.

COOKING TOURS IN PROVENCE OR BARCELONA — In addition to eating gourmet food and discovering a new culture, you will have fun and share a lot of laughter with 8 women while cooking with famous local chefs and visiting vineyards, markets, villages, … Both trips are ideal for food lovers even if you don’t like cooking. No single supplement for Journeywomen. Visit

WRITING, YOGA, & ADVENTURE IN THE GREEK ISLANDS — This in-depth cultural tour features daily opportunities to actively explore the natural, spiritual, cultural, and artistic treasures of Crete, Santorini, and Athens, using writing and yoga as touchstones to integrate the immersion experience. Trip includes excursions to museums, seminars on Greek architecture, history, mythology, and poetry, treks, and visits to archeological sites. May 17-June 1, 2016.

TRAVEL JACKETS – SECURE AND COMFORTABLE — Carry more and worry less. Perfect for your adventures across town or across the ocean. Lots of big pockets in this well designed, water-resistant jacket. Choice of 3 fabrics + a zip-in fleece liner. All pockets zippered + 2 hidden pockets. Ditch the purse or fanny pack and enjoy life. Special discount for JourneyWoman users: Use Coupon Code “journey20” at checkout for 20% off through January 31st! Visit Today!

SET YOUR INNER ARTIST FREE IN PARIS & TRANSFORM HOW YOU TRAVEL FOREVER — Capture the Wow is a unique creativity workshop with artist, author and coach Cynthia Morris. Illuminate how you travel forever. Experience Paris afresh with a small group of fun adventurers. May & September dates. No art experience required to play. Details:

CAMINO DE SANTIAGO PILGRIMAGE SPAIN — Facilitated Journeys. How would it feel to hit the pause button on your life? Join us on a 21 day journey walking about 400 KM, designed to reconnect you to your inner wisdom. Very small groups in May-June 2016 and Sept 2016 led by an experienced Camino peregrina. Discount of $200 CDN to any JourneyWoman reader booking by Jan 31, 2016. Visit:, More Info: 1-403-608-4274

FREE SINGLE SUPPLEMENT FROM OAT — Overseas Adventure Travel offers Free Single Supplements on every one of its 50 small group, cultural adventures-and all optional trip extensions. Popular solo choices include African safaris and small group adventures to Japan, Morocco, India, and Italy. Connect with local people, communities, and cultures worldwide through visits to homes, communities, schools, and more-all in small groups of just 10-16 travelers. More information at OAT Solo Friendly Travel or 1-800-955-1925.

COMPETITOURS-AMAZING RACE FOR ORDINARY PEOPLE WHO LOVE TO TRAVEL — Join 11 pairs of teams on an 11 day team travel competition zigzagging across Western Europe on a mystery itinerary. Teams accomplish surprise hands-on challenges that require resourcefulness and creativity NOT speed or fitness. Up to $6600 in cash up for grabs for winners, but it’s the revelry, not the rivalry between teams that is the ultimate prize. More than 20% of teams are either repeat or referrals from satisfied past teams. Past entrants ranged in age from 13-75. Bonus: We can offer JourneyWomen who join us our airline mileage expertise to help people use their miles or credit card points to find elusive award seats especially in business and first class. Website:

WANT TO SEE YOUR OWN TOURS OR PRODUCTS, SPECIAL DEALS AND CONTESTS IN NEXT MONTH’S HOT TRAVEL ROUNDUP? — Simply email and we will review your submissions and inform you of our rates. We’ve priced our ad packages very fairly so that not only large companies but smaller organizations can afford to showcase their offerings as well.



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