Professional Travel Blogger, Young Adventuress
Liz Carlson is the owner of Young Adventuress, one of the top travel blogs in the world. An American based Wanaka, for the past seven years and fifty odd countries, she has shared hands-on, experiential stories of her adventures while inspiring others to do the same. She has built one of largest, most engaged independent traveller audiences on earth – including a readership in the millions. Named the future of tourism in New Zealand, she is frequently featured on the Huffington Post, Forbes, Buzzfeed, National Geographic, BBC Travel and CNN and her blog has been named the top travel blog in New Zealand.
How to use travel to face your fears
BY LIZ CARLSON
@ VOL 2
ON MAR 14, 2017
Liz Carlson - I travel a lot and I’ve got a lot of fears. How does that work? As a professional travel blogger, I roam the world for a living. But instead of just taking pictures and telling stories, I use my adventures as an opportunity to challenge myself and overcome different fears while inspiring other people to do the same. 50 odd countries later, I’ve still got anxiety but now I also have learned many new things and have had quite a few screwups along the way.