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Our 2017 Travel Summary

I couldn’t believe that 2017 is almost over, the year passed so fast! It was a busy year for me at work, my photography side business to fund my travels, and travel. I visited 10 countries this year and reached my milestone of 30 countries! A look back at our trips that we made this year (some are still in the progress of writing the trip reports!), another record of the most trips I traveled in a year – 7 trips….I think I had used every single long holiday weekend except for the ones that I had weddings to photograph! I am looking forward to our adventures in 2018! I wish you all a healthy and wealthy New Year, don’t forget to make time for travels!

Trip #1 January: I started 2017 at the beautiful French Polynesian islands then a quick stop at New Zealand on the way home.
Trip #2 April-May: Our crazy 3 weeks trip through Switzerland, France, Netherlands, Morocco, and Italy. Sahara Desert was an amazing experience!
Trip #3 July: 4th of July Weekend at Yellowstone and Teton National Parks. The Grand Prismatic Spring was so colorful that it did not disappoint!
Trip #4 August: Safari in South Africa where we got so close to the lions and followed them at night!
Trip #5 October: A long weekend getaway to the Cotswolds, UK for our birthday month where I got pampered like a princess and stayed in a mansion and castle!
Trip #6 November: We did a quick Veteran’s Day weekend trip to Bryce and Zion to view its incredible landscape of hoodoos and colorful rocks.
Trip #7 November: Thanksgiving trip to get some sun and warmth at the White Villages of Andalusia, Spain.

4 thoughts on “Our 2017 Travel Summary

  1. Good luck in the new year.
    Are you concentrating on Asia this year?How do you deal with all the 12+hour flights?Anything over 8 hours tends to wipe me out.

    1. Hi Tom, yes heading to Southeast Asia next week!!! I am that type of person who can sleep anywhere, anytime, as long as I get my 8 hours of sleep LOL so I have no issue at all sleeping in the plane in economy seat 😀 Perhaps you can fly with multiple connections at less than 8 hours each 😉

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