Top 10 countries for Black women to travel in 2018

As anchors of our families, black women tend to put everyone ahead of ourselves.

Wives, mothers, sisters, friends…let’s face it: We always get the short end of the stick. And for that, we deserve a vacation. But not just any vacation.

We deserve to go places where we’re welcomed with open arms. Here are some places you may want to add to your 2018 vacation wish list: (in no order)

9. Italy

Italy has the fortunate juxtaposition of being a country with a rich history and modern current culture. There are not many places in the world where you can get off the metro, look up and stare directly at the Coliseum. You’ll feel like you stepped right into a history book. Italian men also love black women. That’s a blanket statement, but find the lie. (The Colosseum | Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)