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Want To Explore India As A Solo Woman Traveller? Here Are Some Handy Safety Tips For You

If you wish to explore the kaleidoscopic land that is India, but are hesitating to venture out over safety concerns, here are some tips to make travelling in the country safe and smooth

Taking in the sunrise Photo: /Intrepid Traveller
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The recent news of the plight of the Spanish- Brazilian tourist in Jharkhand has mired India in a considerable negative light as a potential destination for solo female travellers. This holds true not only for tourists from abroad, but the local population as well. However, India should not be dismissed solely on the back of such incidents, as it is also one of the most accommodating and welcoming countries in the world, known for its hospitality premised on the principle of Atithi Devo Bhava. Amongst the tumult of noises, the extremes of weather and the colourful landscape, female solo travellers also have to take into account their safety.