Places I have been...

I don't really put this here to brag, more to help myself keep count because people ask me all the time - so for the curious minds here it is: 26 of 196 Countries, 5 of 7 Continents, 28 of 50 States with more adventures to come...

Austria: Vienna

Argentina: Buenos Aries

Belize: Belize City (twice)

Belgium: Brussels

Canada: Banff National Park, Calgary

Costa Rica: Monteverde Cloud Forest

Chile: Santiago and La Serena

Czech Republic: Prague

Guatemala: San Pedro La Laguna (near Lake Atitlan)

Grand Cayman: Rum Point, George Town, Bodden Town

Germany: Berlin

Greece: Mykonos, Athens, Delos

Honduras: Roatan

Italy (twice): Rome, Florence, Pompeii, Amalfi Coast, Naples, Venice

Israel: Caesarea, Mt Carmel, Nazareth, Jerusalem, Sea of Galilee, Capernaum, Sepphoris, Valley of Doves, Tabgha, Mt of Beatitudes, Tel Hzor, Tel Dan, Caesarea Philippi, Mt Bental, Bethsaida, Bet Sha'en, Masada, Qumran, Mount of Olives, Garden of Gethsemane, House of Ciaphias, Mea Sharim, Bethlehem, Grotto of St Jerome, Church of the Nativity, Temple Mount, Pool of Besthesda, Via Dolorosa, Western Wall, Garden Tomb, Tel Aviv.

Jordan: Petra, Wadi Rum, Amman, Jerash, Kerak, Al Beidha (aka Little Petra), Mt Nebo

Jamaica: Ocho Rios, (hiking in Jungle, hiking up a river with waterfalls, tasting wild spices & chocolate plants-- with Carolyn Barrett Adventures but have no clue where she took us- but the trip itself was brilliant)

Mexico: Cozumel (twice), Costa Maya (twice), Playa Del Carmen (twice), Cabo San Lucas

Morocco: Rabat, Marrakech, Essaouira, Chefchaouen, Akchor (and Akchour Falls), Imsouane, Agadair, Casablanca, Imlil Valley

Netherlands: Amsterdam, Den Hague, Zan Schaanse, Utrecht, Delft Peru: Lima and Pisco

Poland: Krakow, Warsaw, Gdansk

Scotland: Edinburgh, Isle of Skye, Stirling, Aberdeen, Cairngorns National Park, Elgin, Fort William, Loch Lomond, Durness, Inverness, Oban, Dunrobin, National Trossachs Park, Fingal's Cave

Switzerland: Zermatt

Turkey: Istanbul

United States:

Arizona Grand Canyon National Monument, Tuscon, Phoenix, Page

Alaska Jeanau, Ketchikan, Glacier Bay National Park 

Arkansas Ouachita Falls National Park, Ozarks National Park

California San Fran, San Diego, JTree national park, Lone Pine/Mt Whitney, Anaheim, Long Beach, Fresno, Death Valley national park, Sacramento

Colorado Denver, Fort Collins, Greeley, Loveland

 Florida Tallahassee, Port Canaveral, Orlando, Miami, Fort Lauderdale, Crystal Rivers

Georgia Atlanta

Hawaii Maui, Honolulu

Idaho Boise, Twin Falls, Idaho Falls, Rexburg, Sugar City, St Anthony, Grand Teton National Park

Illinois Chicago, Nauvoo

Indiana Indianapolis

Louisiana New Orleans

Maine Kennebunkport, York Maine, Nubble Lighthouse

Massachusetts: Boston

Nevada Las Vegas, Zzyx Road, Wendover, Summerlin, Henderson, Lake Mead National Park, Red Rock National Park, Wendover

New Mexico Albuquerque, Sante Fe

New Hampshire: Hampton Beach

New York New York

Oregon Portland, Bandon, Silver Falls State Park, North Bend, Shores Acre State Park, Facerock Beach, Grants Pass

Philadelphia Pittsburgh

Tennessee Nashville

Texas Dallas, Austin, San Antonio, Montgomery, Houston, Galveston

Utah Salt Lake City, Logan, Cedar City, Zions National Park, Bryce Canyon National Park, Moab, Canyonlands, Uintah National Park, Antelope Island, Capitol Reef National Park, Lake Powell, Manti, Vernal, Provo, Orem

Virginia Virginia Beach, Norfolk

Wyoming  Jackson Hole, Yellowstone National Park

Washington D.C.

Washington: Seattle

Up Next: 2019 Tentative Plans:

Sept: TBEX Con 2019 in Billings Montana

Bucketlist Destinations:

Montenegro, Croatia, Slovenia New Zealand and Australia Iceland Nepal: Katmandu w/ Hike to Everest Base Camp

China: hoping to see the floating mountains

Mongolia: Tsaatan Community in Dakha, and Ulaanbaatar religious sites

England, Bali, Japan, Madagascar, Borneo, Mozambique

Bucket list Sites or Activities:

Scuba Dive Mozambique

Learn from a Bushman in Austrailia

See the Glow Worm Caves in New Zealand and tour with the Maori people

Welcome to Culture Trekking!

My name is Janiel, a medical professional, and solo adventurer. I have over 23 years of international travel experience and have a sincere passion for celebrating humanity, connecting with cultures, finding unique art and adventure. I’m an advocate for animals and sustainable travel and want to invite you to join the Culture Trekking community.



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