Traveling Lives

Traveling Lives: Nurse and Humanitarian Emily Scott

Traveling Lives: Nurse and Humanitarian Emily Scott

Emily Scott is a labor and delivery nurse based in Seattle who regularly volunteers for humanitarian medical missions around the globe. Emily and her husband, Aaron, believe that travel can be a “force for good,” and they share their ethical travel tips and off-the-beaten-path adventures on their […]

Traveling Lives: Professor and Travel Writer Kristin Winet

Traveling Lives: Professor and Travel Writer Kristin Winet

Kristin Winet is one of the many wonderful women I met through Wanderful and the Women in Travel Summit (WITS). A native of Atlanta, Georgia, she and her husband (and their two cats) relocated to Florida this year after living in Arizona for eight years. […]

Traveling Lives: Civilian Contractor Edward Young III

Traveling Lives: Civilian Contractor Edward Young III

I met Edward Young during a Travel Massive event in Manila during TBEX Asia and found his story to be fascinating. Hailing from a small city in the midwest U.S., Edward is now based in the Middle East for work and has traveled to nearly 50 […]

Traveling Lives: PR Pro Kristin Amico

Traveling Lives: PR Pro Kristin Amico

I sat next to Kristin Amico during a session at the 2015 Women in Travel Summit in Boston, and we quickly bonded over our desire to balance our demanding public relations careers with freelance travel writing. Ever since, she’s been a great sailing buddy, drinking buddy […]

Traveling Lives: Global Educator Kelly Rodriguez

Traveling Lives: Global Educator Kelly Rodriguez

Kelly Rodriguez was one of the many inspiring women I met at the 2015 Women in Travel Summit in Boston. She teaches English online to European students, and muses about her life, family and travels on her blog, A Lovely Life Indeed.

Traveling Lives: International Recruiter Trish Collins

Traveling Lives: International Recruiter Trish Collins

My cousin introduced me to her high school friend, Trish Collins, through Facebook because of our mutual travel obsession, and since then, I’ve enjoyed following her frequent trips around the globe. She’ll be staying put in the coming year, though, since she’ll be welcoming her first child (now […]

Traveling Lives: Engineer Kenny Hyde

Traveling Lives: Engineer Kenny Hyde

Kenny Hyde is an engineer and music lover who caught the travel bug on a trip to London with his girlfriend. They since have explored bucket-list destinations like Iceland and Botswana, and recently returned from several weeks in Thailand and Malaysia. He shares their travel experiences on …And Seek.

Traveling Lives: English Teacher Rachel Elizabeth

Traveling Lives: English Teacher Rachel Elizabeth

Rachel Elizabeth’s interest in other countries and cultures was sparked by her love of reading – in particular, the Harry Potter series. Later, during her first solo trip to Scotland at the age of 26, she set a goal to see as much of the world as possible. Today, as […]

Traveling Lives: Fighting Husband Mike Willits

Traveling Lives: Fighting Husband Mike Willits

Mike Willits and his wife, Luci, are busy parents and professionals who have a goal of visiting at least one new destination each year together – they’ve been to 38 countries on six continents since they got married! They also run one of the most popular couples travel blogs out […]

Traveling Lives: Software Developer Jayson Concepcion

Traveling Lives: Software Developer Jayson Concepcion

Software developer Jayson Concepcion and his wife, Melanie, are on an “epic adventure of love and travel” – seeing the world while prioritizing their family and even saving for retirement. They try to visit at least one new country each year, and in between, they spend time exploring their home country, the Philippines. He […]