Welcome To Travel Girls Getaways!


by We Are Travel Girls


Brought to you by the founders of We Are Travel Girls, Travel Girls Getaways brings women together from all over the globe to explore incredible destinations. We offer educational retreats, active trips and tours hosted by our founders Becky van Dijk and Vanessa Rivers for women looking to travel with other like minded female travellers. Our girls getaways take you on an adventure to a new destination, give you an opportunity to learn new skills, immerse yourself in local culture and most importantly make lifelong friends!

“My favorite part of the Bali Retreat was the AMAZINGLY DEEP friendships I made in such a short amount of time!”

~ Jess P.

Join An Upcoming Getaway

Malawi Safari and Charity Trip Travel Girls Getaway

Malawi Safari & Charity

April 2020

Join Becky & Vanessa in Malawi to take part in inspiring community mentoring work, visit beautiful rolling tea estates, 2 nights on safari and ending on the idyllic Mumbo Island.

Southern Morocco Tour

New Dates Coming Soon

Join host Becky van Dijk on a tour of Morocco, including staying in luxurious riads, exploring the best of Marrakech, and a once in a lifetime luxury glamping experience in the Sahara Desert!

Express Interest

New Destinations

Express interest and get notified of our new getaway destinations, including Turkey, Namibia, Tanzania, Iceland, Peru, or suggest your own dream location for a future retreat!

“Travel Girls Getaways has my ultimate stamp of approval – the retreat was a perfect balance of security and freedom – surrounded by positive and supportive girls who anchor you”

~ Michelle W.

Becky van Dijk and Vanessa Rivers - Founders Travel Girls Getaways

Who Are We?

We Are Travel Girls is a global travel community created to inspire, connect, educate and empower female travellers around the world. Founded by Becky van Dijk and Vanessa Rivers in 2016, the two friends have gone on to launch Travel Girls Getaways to bring their community together on epic trips around the globe.

Travel Girls Getaways

Travel Girls Getaways

Travel Girls Getaways are trips for the adventurous female traveller looking to connect and travel with like minded women. We offer a variety of trip styles, so whether you are looking for an educational retreat, an active escape, a photography tour, a cultural experience or a charitable expedition, we have a trip for you!

Malawi Safari and Charity Trip Travel Girls Getaway

Who Joins Our Trips

The women who join our trips are from all over the world, from different backgrounds and with a variety of goals and reasons for wanting to come on a Travel Girls Getaway. The one constant we have found is their desire to create lasting friendships and connections with a group of other travel loving women!

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Your Getaway Hosts


Becky van Dijk and Vanessa Rivers are the founders of We Are Travel Girls and Travel Girls Getaways. They are the women behind the trips that we create, working through the year to bring you new destinations, unique experiences and once in a lifetime trips! Our trips are hosted by one or both of the founders and some trips will be co-hosted by other professionals, photographers, videographers or bloggers.

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Becky van Dijk


Becky is the lead host on all of our trips. To date she has welcomed women from all over the world to Malawi, Morocco, Bali, Austria and Japan and she is excited for all the new destinations she will be taking you to! Becky is an avid traveller and loves nothing more than sharing the world with our community!


Vanessa Rivers


A co-founder of both We Are Travel Girls and Travel Girls Getaways, Vanessa is a co-host on many of our active adventure and charitable trips. Having worked professionally as both a surf and ski instructor, blogged for several years and designed her own eco bikini brand, Vanessa has a wealth of skills and knowledge to share!


Ryan Rappeport

Retreat Manager

Coming from a legal and computer forensics background, Ryan is our resident organizer and tech nerd. He is an experienced world traveler and assists our guests with any pre-trip questions, travel arrangements and overall running of our retreats. If you are nice to him, he will probably help you with some website tips too!

Ready To Join Us On The Adventure Of A Lifetime?!

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