About Us

About Us


is a top travel website (Top 100 Travel Blog, PR 5, PA52, KRED top 1% Elite Influencer for Travel) whose primary purpose is to bring global awareness. Journeys include culture, meaning and sharing of trips via both written articles and videos that can be viewed on YouTube (340+ videos with over 310,000+ views). As a writer, speaker, social media ninja, teacher, and member of the Traveler’s Century Club, Lisa’s articles have been recently published in USA Today, Wharton Business Magazine, National Geographic, the Guardian, the Huffington Post, the Jewish Journal and the Myanmar Times.

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Lisa Ellen NiverLisa Ellen Niver, M.A. Education. is a passionate writer, educator, social media ninja, speaker and global citizen who has traveled to over one hundred countries and six continents. You might find her underwater, traveling to an exotic location, teaching in the classroom or in print about social media, science education, lifelong learning, books, and travel. She was a host with Orbitz Originals in Bermuda and Puerto Rico.

Recently, in print in Prevention Magazine’s “Go For It” section about setting goals and achieving them, her weight loss was also highlighted in print in First for Women Magazine.  On National Television as a science teacher on the show Career Day, she was a 2012 nominee for the Presidential Award for Excellence in Math and Science Teaching. Niver was a 2014 nominee for the humanitarian award, the Charles Bronfman Prize. Niver writes  for many online and offline publications including Wharton Business Magazine, USA Today, National Geographic, the Huffington Post, the Guardian and the  Jewish Journal.

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Certificate of Appreciation from City of Los Angeles

Presented to We Said Go Travel:

City of Los Angeles

Certificate of Appreciation:

On Behalf of the Citizens of Council District Eleven this certificate is presented to you for your ongoing commitment and dedication to provide community and leadership in Los Angeles. Your efforts help to build connections in our city and to other countries as well as with our neighbors. Through your ongoing programs, you have enhanced and changed the lives of many and I join with other members of our community to applaud your involvement to building a brighter future for everyone.

Bill Rosendahl

October 18, 2011