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Hi! I'm Janiel Green I balance life with travel and have been traveling internationally for the last 20+ years. I have traveled to 41 countries, 5 continents with more to come. 

I love to connect and immerse myself in different cultures, love all things related to the Arts, and seek unique adventures. 

Get to know me, and the other Culture Trekkers by connecting with our community on the social media platforms below. Get raw, in-depth coverage with interviews with locals, responsible tourism tips, and so much more. 

Navigating the Website

On the Culture Trekking Home Page, you will find an interactive map. Just click on the country you are visiting and you will be directed to that destination inspiration landing page. You can also use the search tab just below the map, the drop down menus to the side, or just click on the latest articles button up top and live vicariously through me on my own adventures. If you have any tips or questions please feel free to ask via email and sign up for our email just to the right here. 


Never Miss An Adventure, Travel Tips, or Giveaways Join the Culture Trekking Community


Train Travel in Europe

Road Trips Travel Hacks

Hazards to Buying Cheap Flights - and Their HIdden Fees

What To Look For When Renting A Car


Things To Know Before Your First Female Solo Travel

How To Stay Safe While Solo Female Traveling

The Best Destinations for Solo Female Travel








About Janiel

How To Not Get Lonely While Traveling

Balancing Life and Travel -Let's Get REAL

Returning To The Texas Nightmare


Packing Guides

15 Ways to Sleep Well While Traveling

Safety Tips For Hiking

What Does Responsible Tourism Mean?


Best of The Blog

Hiking in Kodachrome Basin State Park Utah

What To See On The NC500 Coastline In Scotland

Unique Things To Do In Austin Texas

Hike To Akchour Waterfalls in Morocco

A Dog-Friendly Guide To Moab


Packing Guides

Basic Packing Guide

International Packing Guide

Cruise Ship Packing Guide

Packing for an Airbnb or Hostel

Bucket List Inspiration

Swimming with Manatees in Crystal Rivers Florida

Float in the Dead Sea

Fingal's Cave on Staffa Island

 Visit Santorini for Sunsets on this Greek Island

Go Caving in Rio Secreto near Playa Del Carmen


Photography and Video Gear I Recommend


Cannon EOS-R 

Sony DSC M3 24-600 

Rhode Mic

Go Pro Hero 7

Compact Tripod

Portable and Affordable Steady Cams for Camera, Iphone, and GoPro

DJI Drones



Culture & Connection

An Interview With Amsterdam

Ultimate Guide to Jerusalem

Who Are The Berber People

 An Interview with Jordan

The Battle for Culloden

 Check out all the Interviews on the Website and Youtube Channel

Art & Adventure

The Art of Prague

Seattle Sightseeing Photography Tour

Hiking in Zermatt Switzerland

The Art of the Free People - the Amizgah

Hiking in Zion National Park

Diving in Cabo San Lucas

Dune Buggy Ride in Pisco Peru

Join the Culture Trekking Community on this Social Platforms

This is where a lot of the community interaction happens. With Resources, polls, and community input to all your travel questions. Join our Facebook Community Today

Get to know me, real and raw interaction with the places explored - it is almost as if you are right there experiencing the journey with me. Subscribe to Culture Trekking YouTube Channel.

Want to see real time travel tips? Join the Instagram Stories, and check out some Insta-story highlights on previous locations. Follow Culture Trekking Today.

No one can go everywhere on this earth. I have curated some very specific pins on locations around the world, to help plan your vacation.

Blog Posts, Random Ramblings, interactions and quick comments on travel news is what happens on this platform. Follow the Twitter Flock.

Welcome to Culture Trekking!

My name is Janiel, I specialize in solo female travel, cultural connections, sustainable adventures, food and history to help make your travel experiences fun, meaningful, and delicious. My experience in travel, and my personal story have allowed me to get published in Fodor's TravelAtlas Advisor, and multiple Podcast interviews. You can find me on pretty much every social media channel YouTubeInstagramTwitterFacebookPinterestTikTok.  To read more about me and my story click here. If you are a brand and would like to work with me, click here