Los Angeles Meet, Plan, GO! 106 of us together!


Thank you to everyone (all 106 of you) who joined us for our Meet Plan Go event Tuesday Oct 18!

Some thoughts from those who attended:

It was inspiring and encouraging to hear the stories and meet other people who have a desire for world travel like I do.
I hadnever been to an event with so many interesting people that interacted witheach other.   There were no wallflowers.   They were allthere for a reason.  Thespeakers and the questions just flowed effortlessly.

Imet some really interesting people and thoroughly enjoyed the evening. Congratulations also on receiving official recognition of the impact of yourefforts on the community.

Join us this THURSDAY at 5pm ….
November3 at 5pm PST:Join us for an online real time conversation on Spreecast with Richard Bangsfrom PBS: Adventure with a Purpose, our keynote speaker for the Oct 18event. You can ask questions and participate from your computer!  http://www.spreecast.com/events/wesaidgotravel-richardbangs

November29 : Travelwith Technology “My favorite Travel App”
7-9 pm, Happy Hour Pricing on Drinks and Appetizers at Century City’s X-Bar.Meet fellow travelers and the creators of both ShipMates and StudioMini! Cometo share you favorite app and learn what others are using on the road! PARKING:$8 with validation or 2 hours free at Century City Mall http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=261533087221643

It does take a village to create an event! Thank you to:


Dave’s Travel Corner, Hostelling International, India’s Oven, IntrepidTravel, Jewish Journal, Meet Plan Go, The Napa Valley Wine Project, Penn ClubLA, Visit LA4Locals, We Said Go Travel, Westside Today


Richard Bangs, Nicole Ben-Artzi, Susan Bernstein, Shane Cullen, JacobFrank, Doris Gallan, Jessica Gelson, Amy Gendel, Sarah Gottlieb, Jennifer Leo, DyanMcKie, Adam Morgenstern, Michael Morgenstern, Lisa Napoli, Lisa Nelson, FrankNiver, Judi Niver, Sherry Ott, Michelle Page, Michaela Potter,Spencer Quong, Kiera Reilly, Sham Sidheek, Amy Sommer Childress, Dave Thompson, Melissa Wu,Barbara Yorke

Thank you to Bill Rosendahl, City Councilmember and the City of Los Angeles for our Certificate of Appreciation for our leadership and community building in Los Angeles!

See our event photos by Spencer Quong:
He is an outdoors guide for Adventures in Florida adventuresinflorida.com  Find his blog:

More Event photos by Michelle Yam  on Facebook: Please tag yourselves!

Video coming soon!

Recent Articles:
Frankly Penn http://franklypenn.com/2011/10/26/penn-club-of-la-is-the-place-to-be/

More.com Lisa is featured as #11 of 15 Ways to Reinvent Yourself Abroad:

Lisa Ellen Niver

Lisa Ellen Niver, M.A. Education, is a television host, travel journalist as well as a passionate artist, educator and writer who has explored 101 countries, 6 continents and sailed on cruise ships for seven years on the high seas and backpacked for three years in Asia. She is the founder of We Said Go Travel which was read in 212 countries in 2018 and named #3 on the top 1000 Travel Blog and the top female travel blogger 3 times in 2019. Find her talking travel at KTLA TV and in her We Said Go Travel videos with over one million views on her YouTube channel. She has hosted Facebook Live for USA Today 10best, is verified on both Twitter and Facebook, has over 150,000 followers across social media and ran fifteen travel competitions publishing over 2500 writers and photographers from 75 countries. She has been a finalist for six Southern California Journalism Awards in the past three years and won an award for her Jewish Journal article. Niver has written for AARP, American Airways, Delta Sky, En Route (Air Canada), Hemispheres (United Airlines), Jewish Journal, Luxury Magazine, Ms. Magazine, Myanmar Times, National Geographic, POPSUGAR, Robb Report, Saturday Evening Post, Scuba Diver Life, Sierra Club, Ski Utah, Smithsonian, Trivago, USA Today 10best, Wharton Magazine and Yahoo. She is writing a book, “Brave Rebel: 50 Scary Challenges Before 50,” about her most recent travels and challenges. Look for her underwater SCUBA diving, in her art studio making ceramics or helping people find their next dream trip. http://lisaniver.com/one-page/

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