Hello how are you I’m fine!

Well… not lizexactly. One year ago, I said adios to NYC and got on a plane to Argentina to travel the world. And now I’m crying in the backseat of an Uber, leaving my home in Saigon and heading out for the next adventure. And by “home,” I mean a group of the most amazing…

#famous

I was recently interviewed for my university’s magazine, one step towards becoming an international traveler blogger (that’s what this means…. right?) Transcribed here:     Growing up in a family that enjoyed travel, Casey Hekker’11 developed a love for exploring the world at an early age.  That passion deepened when she came to Elon. “I…

Continent One and Done

I left South America a few weeks ago with mixed emotions. On one hand, I was going home to see my family and friends (and to eat buffalo wings) but on the other hand, I was leaving a continent that I fell in love with (and leaving the world of llamas). When I stepped off…

…and what the hekk am I doing?

Remote Year, here I come. My one-way flight is booked and I have two days until I arrive in Cordoba, Argentina.  Guess it’s time to start packing… Cue the questions: what the hekk am I doing, and where the hekk am I going? I’m going to be a participant of Remote Year, a program of 75 people from…