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Slovenia among the safest destinations for solo female travellers

A leading web travel portal, Big 7 Travel, has conducted a study, publishing a list of the top 20 safest destinations in the world for solo female travellers. Slovenia ranked third on the list.

The Big 7 Travel web portal and travel experts at conducted a study on the safest destinations for solo female travellers.

Slovenia came in third, behind Oman and Taiwan, making it the highest-ranked European country. According to the portal,

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The study analysed more than 100 countries according to eight criteria:

  • Crime & Safety Index
  • Percentage of women who have experienced violence
  • Percentage of women who feel safe walking at night
  • Public Transport & Taxi Safety
  • Female homicide rates
  • Laws on domestic abuse
  • Attitudes towards violence against women
  • Global Gender Gap Index score
  • Young woman in Piran. A view on Tartini square and the sea.

    Piran is the most beautiful town of Mediterranean Slovenia. Photo: rossandhelen /

Author: Andreja Križ, Danila Golob

Date: 28. April 2023

Time to read: 1 min