Erika left her corporate America job in October 2017 to go backpacking around the world. After almost two years and 24 countries, she has settled down (for now!) in Tokyo, Japan. In Tokyo, you'll find her planning her next trekking adventure, eating every vegetarian meal available, and wandering around the neon shopping streets.
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