Wednesday, June 26The Voice of London


Traveling alone for Arab girls made easy

Lifestyle, Travel
Being a girl is never easy, and being an Arab girl can be nightmare. Girls in some countries in the Middle East do not have full rights. For example, they are not allowed to drive, they do not have freedom of expression or freedom to wear what they want. However, one of the things that annoy me as an Arab is the fact that some girls do not have the right to travel alone, not even in their own countries. By: Marwa Khalifa | Sub-Editor: Adrian Vasilescu Everyone should experience traveling alone at least once in their lives. The discovery one’s self during trips might be life-changing. When I decided to travel and study in London, I did not have a problem with my parents. They were very supportive. The only member of my family who was against the idea was my cousin. I never understo