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Zafigo is dedicated to the woman traveller, offering tips, guides and insights to make travel – be it for work or leisure – better, safer and more interesting. Focusing on selected cities in Asia and the Middle East, we also serve as a platform and community for women to share their experiences and knowledge with fellow travellers.

#ZafigoStories: Humans Of Lockdown (Part 2)

By , June 3, 2020

In a continuation of our #ZafigoStories: Humans of Lockdown series, we reached out to our community ...

#ZafigoStories: Humans Of Lockdown (Part 1)

By , May 26, 2020

While the world is busy practising social distancing, we are doing the opposite. We are physically d...

How Will Travel Change For Me Personally

By , May 8, 2020

As a team that travels heavily for both business and pleasure, travel suspensions have been particul...

Recap Of Hello Zafigo: Travel In The Time Of COVID-19

By , April 8, 2020

A recap of Marina Mahathir's conversation with Dr Sakia Haque of Bangladesh and Xyza Cruz Bacani of ...

The Bahamas Sabbatical: Move To The Bahamas For Two Months W...

By , February 5, 2020

Airbnb and the Bahamas National Trust are offering five participants the life-changing opportunity t...

Overcoming Sexual Assault In Kota Kinabalu, Sabah

By , August 28, 2019

I'm no stranger to solo travel and embarked on a solo trip to Kota Kinabalu. On my walk to the hoste...

From Domestic Worker To International Photographer

By , August 10, 2019

Xyza followed in her mum’s footsteps and became a domestic worker in Hong Kong for almost a decade...

ZafigoX 2019: Discover. Learn. Meet. Go.

By , July 23, 2019

ZafigoX returns bigger and better to inspire and empower even more women through travel.

Every Adventure Starts With Fear

By , July 11, 2019

We had 11 women share their journey of independent travelling, the lessons they learned, the struggl...

Breaking Gender Stereotypes & Discrimination Through Tr...

By , July 10, 2019

Dr Sakia Haque created a community called Travelettes of Bangladesh, a space that encourages women t...