Travelling solo is one of the most fulfilling experiences I've ever had as a woman.
When I lived in Jamaica, my annual take-home pay was the equivalent of roughly US $8,640 per year
The day before I left California, I discovered my favourite trail of all time.
Believe it or not, I passed two other women hiking solo on the trail.
My request to visit Rasdhoo Madivaru (Picnic Island) coincided with a planned family gettogether, so we combined the two.
Finally, I could see the beach we exited from coming once more into the view. Freedom!
Needless to say, I am a long way from home.
Over the next two weeks, I'll be blogging from white sands and turquoise beaches in the Maldives.
Here are some tips to help you become a lean, mean hiking machine.
By the time we got to Mexico, I decided there was no way I could let the opportunity pass me by.