For all of you out there who have ever dreamed of quitting your job, selling all your stuff, and setting out on the open road, you’ve come to the right place!
Let me share my journey with you as I travel around the world for the next 4(or more!) years, exploring different cultures, making new friends, and basically living the life I’ve always dreamed of.
About me: I am a
27 28 year old self professed gypsy with a passion for protecting the environment.
Background: Born and raised in the wilds of West Virginia.
Education: B.S. in Biology and Fine Arts minor from Saint Michael’s College, M.E.M. (Master’s of Environmental Management) in Ecosystem Science and Conservation with a focus in Tropical Ecology, Community Based Environmental Management and Ecotourism from Duke University.
Family: youngest of four, single, 3 nephews and 1 niece
Travel Experience: I’ve spent 6 months traveling in Central America, spread over 3 trips. 5 of those months were spent solo backpacking. I’ve been to Spain, France, Germany, Switzerland, Holland, Canada, and over 35 states in the U.S. including Hawaii and Alaska. On my current trip, I have added the following new countries: England, Italy, Portugal, and Australia.
Total Countries Visited: 18
Total Continents visited: 3