A few months back, Travel Weekly had the fortune to go on a pioneering trip to Iran with Intrepid Travel with a female leader.
This trip combined two elements: a female-only tour that launched recently combined with a foodie tour.
Editor Tara Harrison sat down with Intrepid tour leader Nadia Badiee to find out the nitty gritty of becoming a female tour guide in a traditionally male-dominated industry.
This is part of Intrepid’s push to double its female tour guides by 2020.
Watch it here:
And this is as apt a time as any to remind you of the Women in Travel awards. Tickets here.