With the rise of the feminist movement, women now have even more opportunities they traditionally would not have — be it holding the role of CEO of a major company, running for president, or even explore the world without the companion of their partners.

In fact, female-only travel is one of the fastest growing segments in the travel industry. This is especially since women are travelling solo more than ever, with the prevalence of apps such as Tourlina linking up female travellers who are traversing the globe alone with other counterparts.

Female-only vacations or travel clubs have soared in popularity in the last decade, whether its yoga and surf retreats in Southeast Asia, expeditions in the Middle East, or horse riding expeditions in Colorado.

Here are the best women’s only travel expeditions or retreats to inspire your next solo adventure.