First up to ′Go with Oh’ as a guest blogger is globe-trotting Sherry Ott. We were so impressed by her story that we invited her to hit the road for us around Europe, visiting Rome and Venice before heading to Vienna and finally Berlin.So who exactly is our nomadic friend?
Back in 2006 Sherry was a high-flying IT professional living in New York City. Despite her success she felt that something was missing. To escape what she thought was a temporary rut she decided to take a career break for a year to put things in perspective.
Six years and 50 countries later, she’s still going strong; a modern nomad. Nepal, Tanzania, Mongolia, Japan – you name it, chances are she’s been. All this without being able to speak a second language and being afraid of driving abroad. In fact, she’s even turned her passion for travel into a business, encouraging and teaching others how to take travelling career breaks.
Sherry’s journey is about much more than just getting away from it all. What really inspired us about her approach is the way she has embraced a whole new way of looking at the world. She sums it up perfectly on her blog: