Where I have been

Where I have been

I have had quite a few people ask me where I have been so I thought it would be convenient if I just had it all written down in one place. 

I started traveling at a young age but as an adult, I went through “spurts” of travel depending on what was going on in my life.

Recently though(over the past 11 years), I have been zealously checking off bucket list item!

States I have been to:

  1. California – born and raised
  2. Hawaii – lived here for nearly 5 years – Mostly Maui, some time on Oahu & Kauai as well
  3. Colorado – lived here for 1 full year. I believe you should give a place a full year to be fair & experience each season.
  4. New Mexico
  5. Texas
  6. Arizona
  7. Utah
  8. Montana
  9. Pennsylvania
  10. Massachusetts
  11. Rhode Island
  12. Washington State
  13. Oregon
  14. Nevada
  15. Alaska
  16. Wyoming
  17. Georgia
  18. Illinois
  19. Florida
  20. Iowa
  21. Minnesota

Countries I have been to:

  1. USA – Born and raised!
  2. Mexico – around 23 times. Yes, I LOVE Mexico.
  3. Costa Rica – 3 times
  4. Honduras
  5. Spain – 2 times
  6. Italy – 3 times
  7. France
  8. Greece
  9. Macedonia
  10. Canada
  11. Monaco – technically a sovereign city-state
  12. Vatican City – technically a sovereign city-state
  13. Austria
  14. Belize
  15. Australia
  16. Vietnam
  17. China
  18. Iceland
  19. Bahamas
  20. Fiji
  21. Slovenia
  22. Romania
  23. Croatia
  24. Turkey
  25. Madagascar
  26. Peru
  27. Indonesia (Bali)
  28. Malaysia (Borneo)
  29. Dominican Republic
  30. French Polynesia
  31. Ecuador
  32. Uganda

Continents I have visited:

  1. North America
  2. South America
  3. Europe
  4. Asia
  5. Australia
  6. Africa

U.S. National Parks I have visited:

  1. Yosemite CA
  2. Pinnacles CA
  3. Redwoods CA
  4. Lassen Volcanic CA
  5. Channel Islands CA
  6. Sequoia CA
  7. Kings Canyon CA
  8. Death Valley CA
  9. Joshua Tree CA
  10. Zion UT
  11. Bryce Canyon UT
  12. Yellowstone MT
  13. Rocky Mountain CO
  14. Haleakala HI
  15. Everglades FL
  16. Glacier Bay AK

Just ONE more continent left, Antarctica!!! It also happens to be the place I want to visit MOST, for so many reasons! I am actually hoping to take a group there in 2024! Would you go to Antarctica?!?!? Email me for the password to get more info.

I haven’t even begun to touch the tip of the iceberg of places I would like to visit! Sometimes I feel like I am just getting started.

Thank you for deciding to follow us (me & Jolee) on our journeys. We hope to possibly even MEET YOU on one of our group experiences one day!

I would love to hear about YOUR favorite destinations and why you love them so much, please feel free to comment below with stories and photos of your trips!

Keep Wandering,