Want to know how to travel in style, just like the pros? We check in with frequent fliers to find out how often they fly, their favorite destinations and what they never leave home without.
Name: Garrett Gee
Short bio: Garrett Gee is a millionaire tech entrepreneur, founder of The Bucket List Family and star of the upcoming Myx TV travel series Discovering Routes. Gee sold his QR code technology company Scan to Snapchat for $54 million in 2014 before traveling the world full-time and starting “The Bucket List Family” with his wife Jessica and their two children. The blog and social media accounts document their travels across the globe.
Occupation: Full-time Travel Journalist
Hometown: Highland, UT
Current residence: None, I travel around the world full-time with my family.
How often do you fly? About once a week.
How many countries and continents have you been to? Around 55 countries. I recently visited the Philippines for the first time for a new TV show I’m on called Discovering Routes on Myx TV.
Earliest travel memory: Traveling to Europe with my mom.
Favorite American city: Los Angeles.
Favorite international city: Amsterdam, Netherlands.
Friendliest people in the world: The Turkish.
Aisle or window: Window.
Favorite island: Bora Bora.
Favorite beach: Keiki Beach—North Shore, Oahu.
Drink of choice (in the air and on the ground): Water.
Favorite travel movie(s): Walter Mitty.
Favorite travel show(s): Escapeseeker, and my new show Discovering Routes! It premieres Sept. 12 at 8/7c on Myx TV if readers would like to tune-in.
Favorite travel book(s): I don’t really read.
5 things you bring on a plane: Computer, phone, headphones, charger, snacks.
What’s your dream destination? Seychelles.
Favorite travel charity: Effect.org, an international nonprofit that operates low cost private schools.
Best travel tip: Always bring your GoPro!