Welcome to Sue Where? Why? What?

Inspiration for Women Travelling Alone After 40

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Updated on November 8th, 2021

Are you over 40? Considering travelling ALONE for the first time? You’ve come to the right place!

I have almost 30 years of independent travel experience & have visited over 70 countries. Often I have travelled alone. This website is for all of those amazing women contemplating their first experience of travelling solo later in life. Want to know more about my story?

What’s Happened Recently?

My Latest Posts

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December 19, 2022

Continuous Learning Through Travel – Lessons from 2022

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November 28, 2022

26 of the Best Gifts for Travel Lovers

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November 7, 2022

Travel Self-Discovery – My Journey from Lost to Found

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Where would you like to go?

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Countries I have visited so far
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What Are You Interested In?

Ideas for Women Travelling Alone After 40

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Maybe try some of these?


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Wanting to go it alone?

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What did others find useful?

Most Popular Posts

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June 1, 2020

Milos Boat Tours – How To Choose The Perfect Milos Sailing Tour For You

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A blonde woman in sunglasses and cardigan standing on a london bridge overlooking the river thames and london eye

May 18, 2020

One Day London Itinerary – One Walk, 22 Amazing London Attractions

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August 19, 2019

8 Of The Best Off The Beaten Path Spots In The Bahamas

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Want to learn more about my story?

Postcards from Tragedy to Hope

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November 29, 2015

Why this? Why now?

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SueWhereWhyWhat and Husband Terry Malaga, Spain – May 2014

March 16, 2016

Being Something vs Being Everything

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February 25, 2016

No Kids, No Pets, No Houseplants

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