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Thomas Cook (1808-1892), travel agent, inventor of the package
tour and father of the modern tourist
Mr. Cook organised his first package holiday
when he chartered a for 570 people going to a
organised tours to and to resorts. The first
of one of his package tours abroad is of a trip to, France and
in about 1855.
LADY MARY WORTLEY MONTAGU
Lady Mary Wortley Montagu
(1689-1762) was a writer and
She went off
and later to Italy, where she lived for 22 years.
LADY HESTER STANHOPE
Lady Hester Stanhope (1776-1839) was a niece of a
Minister and traveller.
She spent 29 years living in the Middle
East, calling herself 'of the'.
FACTS ABOUT EARLY WOMEN TRAVELLERS IN EUROPE
► 1st example: 4th century abbess fromwho travelled to
and visited famousplaces described in the.
► 15th century: records of women travelling alone on.
► In the19th century:
women travelling in great numbers, either
tourists with Thomas Cook or astravellers. Some went
marrying (e.g. Cook's specialtours
in the 1890s).
Others, not expecting to get, and with
time to spare, went independently.
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