It takes guts to be a travel writer. 
Janet has visited most of the 50 states, most of the European countries, U.K., Mexico, Canada, Cuba, Australia, New Zealand, Fiji, South Africa, Mauritius, India, Egypt, Thailand, Cambodia, Venezuela, Brazil, Myanmar, Vietnam, Russia, China and Japan.  She also attended the radical Burning Man event in the Nevada desert. On a four-month trip around the world, she wrote 30 blogs and print stories for the Los Angeles Times Travel section. The best advice she received on the road: Eat everything, say starving college students. Check out the Travel Stories in the subpages below.