In the past six months, I lived in a land-locked nation where Mercedes and BMWs rank in the top five most popular cars, enjoyed endless sunny days on golden sandy beaches along the sparkling Atlantic Ocean, and for a week called a tiny New York apartment home. Digital nomads, retirees with free time, and travelers hoping to live like a local have embraced the house sitting lifestyle. Despite this trend, it remains a generally untapped … [Read more...]
Vanessa is from Wellington, New Zealand, and currently works for an online startup managing marketing and business planning. She has a business degree and masters in human resources, but her real passion is travel. She has visited over 30 countries and recently returned from a five month trip around the world. Vanessa enjoys yoga and taking part in activities to raise money for charities as a volunteer for www.altrusa.org, a community service group.