Podcast: Megan Jerrard

Megan Jerrard sitting on glacier in Antartica

 

Megan is an Australian journalist and the founder and senior editor of mappingmegan.com; a niche adventure travel blog with a focus on cultural immersion, authentic discovery and incredible journeys.  She visits off the beaten path destinations to cover corners of the globe which still remain relatively undiscovered.  Megan has visited over 50 countries across all seven continents and has accumulated a wealth of knowledge about what the world has to offer.  Her articles have been widely featured and acknowledged by publications such as National Geographic, the New York Times, Forbes, and British Airways High Life.  Additionally, she has worked with many high profile brands including Star Alliance, Marriott International, Chimu Adventures, and more.  When she’s not jumping out of planes or hiking through the wilderness, you can find her blogging about her adventures online.  Megan was an intriguing guest, listen in and hear how she got started and where she pulls her motivation and inspiration from. 

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Loves and Links:

Megan’s Favorite US City:  NYC

Megan’s Influencer Network:  Travel Bloggers Influencer Network (TBIN)

Megan’s Travel Advice:  ‘Don’t get excessively drunk overseas and be cautious about what you post online to protect home security’

Megan’s Favorite Life Advice:  6 Ps: Proper Planning Prevents Piss Poor Production

Megan’s Favorite Instagram:  Gary Arndt, The Planet D, Discover Tasmania

Megan’s Current Favorite App:  Hotspot Shield (secure VPN)

Megan’s Apps for Meeting Locals:  The Outbound

Megan’s Current Netflix Pick:  The Crown

Megan’s Favorite Beauty Product:  makeup remover wipes

Megan’s Current Favorite Book:  Insulin Express by Oren Liebermann

Megan’s Favorite Motto:  ‘life is not a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well-preserved body.  But rather, to skid in broadside, thornily used up, totally worn out, and loudly proclaiming… WOW what a ride’ -Mark Frost

Megan’s Current Favorite Song:  ‘Fight Song‘ by Rachel Platten

 

Connect with Megan:

Blog:  mappingmegan.com

Instagram:  @mappingmegan

 

Connect with Us:

Website: wegettoknow.com

Instagram: @wegettoknow

 

Music Provided By:

Blake Atwell of Studio 1916