Lisa Niver, Travel Expert

About Lisa

Lisa Niver

Lisa Ellen Niver is an award-winning travel expert and science teacher who has explored 102 countries and six continents. A graduate of the University of Pennsylvania, she worked on cruise ships for seven years and backpacked for three years in Asia. You can find her talking travel at KTLA TV and in her We Said Go Travel videos with over 1.7 million views on her YouTube channel. She has won 5 awards from the SoCal and NAEJ Journalism Awards. Niver has written for WIRED, AARP, AAA explorer, American Airways, Ms. Magazine, Smithsonian Magazine, Teen Vogue, United Airlines and Wharton Magazine.

Special Interests

Lisa knows a lot about:

  • Sunsets and High Seas
  • Dancing and Diving
  • Books, Business and Social Media

Lisa's Special Recommendations

Lisa says, "Don't leave Los Angeles without enjoying beach sunsets, great salsa dancing and meeting fantastic people!"


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