With an academic and professional background in international affairs, I have devoted my career to studying how countries interact on the world stage. Over the past decade, I have traveled to 25 countries across five continents for both business and leisure, combining my professional interests in international relations with a passion for exploring local food, history, language, and culture.
What places and activities do you specialize in?
"Global destinations for both business and leisure, including luxury travel and gastronomy and wine tourism."
How did you get involved in travel?
"I first became interested in travel after spending six weeks in Zhuhai, China on a high school language immersion program. The trip sparked a passion for world languages and cultures, ultimately leading me to pursue a career in international affairs that has taken me to countries across Europe, Asia, and Africa. My husband and I squeeze in leisure travel whenever possible! "
Please share a unique travel experience you will never forget.
"Watching the city of Freetown, Sierra Leone approach from the bow of the Sea Coach Express ferry - a place I never imagined I'd have the opportunity to visit."
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