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Laura Fairbourn

Laura Fairbourn

Hometown: Sydney, Australia Current City: Petra, Jordan – but I’m always on the move! Occupation: Former Public Servant and current travel blogger…

Jenni Whalen

Jenni Whalen

Name: Jenni Whalen Hometown: Edmonds, WA Current City: Boston, MA Occupation: Writer & Editor (I’m currently the Executive Assistant of Editorial at…

Dwyer Haney

Dwyer Haney

Hometown: Bow, New Hampshire Current City: Puerto Montt, Chile Occupation: International Man of Leisure College major: Mechanical Engineering Hobbies: Skiing, Cooking, Sailing…

Ian Abels

Ian Abels

Name: Ian Abels Hometown: Pittsburgh, PA Occupation: Project Engineer College major: Electrical Engineer Hobbies: Music, guitar, clothes, coffee, travel Favorite…

Abby holding a sloth in Peru

Abby Cook

Abby has spent time exploring and living in South America, and hopes to find her way to Central America at…

Monica ready to take on the world.

Monica Herzog

Monica is an instructor with the North Carolina Outward Bound school, and has worked predominantly with struggling teens from Southern…

Standing in front of Half Dome at Yosemite National Park.

Nick Pistone

Nick Pistone is the founder of The New Travelers.  He has lived in New Orleans, LA; Park City, UT; and currently…

Ryan Ellis holding a trout in a stream.

Ryan Ellis

Ryan Ellis is an attorney, fly fishing guide, ski instructor, and outdoor photographer.  You can follow his adventures at: www.jealousofellis.com…