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Travel dilemmas: For women traveling alone, preparation is key to safety

By Catharine Hamm, Los Angeles Times

"You'll be in Room 702, Miss Hamm, " the hotel desk clerk said. "The elevators are right over there." He might as well have used the public address system to announce, "Got evil on your mind? Woman traveling alone in 702." You don't encounter that kind of thoughtless endangerment much anymore. But solo women travelers face a new set of threats to safety, given the changes in the infrastructure ... Read more



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