Cassandra Brooklyn is a travel writer and guidebook author based in New York City. She writes for The Daily Beast, Travel + Leisure, Fodor’s, Far & Wide, and Matador, among others. Cassandra founded EscapingNY, an off-the-beaten-path travel company, and leads group trips to Jordan, Mexico, and Cuba. She is also the author of Cuba by Bike, a cycling guidebook to Cuba. When she's not traveling, you can find her cycling and salsa dancing her way through New York City.
Cassandra Brooklyn shares her tips for menstruating women to travel bravely, confidently and without any leaks.
Joining a woman-led group tour, or one that incorporates many local women’s voices, is the best way to experience the history and culture through their eyes.
Solo traveler turned tour guide, Cassandra Brooklyn, shares her tips on what you need to know before you go to this incredible Middle Eastern destination.
Cassandra Brooklyn shares her tips and tactics for women traveling in Jordan, so you can avoid trouble and explore this Middle Eastern country with confidence.
Some of Jordan’s local laws and customs may seem unusual to visitors but it’s important to follow them.
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