Leyla Alyanak
"Just say yes!"

Leyla Alyanak is a former foreign correspondent and development worker who has visited 99 countries and speaks five languages fluently.

She is a senior solo travel expert and launched her latest blog,, at the age of 67.

She now lives in rural eastern France.

Currently located: Corbonod, France
Things I Love: Outstanding food, flamenco, French history, writing, nostalgia, my dogs and cats
Favourite destinations: Central Asia, Eritrea, Spain, Algeria, Thailand... the list is long!

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