Karen Gershowitz
“Traveling—it leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller.” —Ibn Battuta

Karen has been traveling solo since age seventeen and has traveled to over ninety countries and has visited all fifty states — many of them multiple times.

In her career as a marketing strategist she traveled the world conducting thousands of meetings, focus groups and interviews. Karen’s first book of travel stories, Travel Mania: Stories of Wanderlust, explores the confluence of travel and life events, and how travel has changed her beliefs and life direction.

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Currently located: New York City
Things I Love: Writing, photography, live performances of dance, music and theater, collecting outsider art, and mentoring emerging entrepreneurs.
Favourite destinations: Crete, South Korea, New Zealand

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