| Sixteen years Bali Expert, Linda County, wears many hats in the realm of creative travel, as a tour leader, tour producer, travel agent, and as the owner of her Marin County based travel business JOURNEYS OFF THE TOURIST TRACK since 1998. As well as producing and leading groups to Bali, Peru, San Miguel de Allende, American Southwest and other destinations, she has created hundreds of individual trips for her clients at destinations worldwide. Linda has done tours for well known authors and workshop leaders Caroline Myss, Ph.D., author of Sacred Contracts,and Anatomy of the Spirit, and Marcia Wieder, who has appeared on the Oprah Winfrey Show, author of Making Your Dreams Come True, and founder of Dream University. With Children of Light founders Ron Baker and trance channel, Robert Baker, authors and healers from New York City, she did a group that included initiations at some of Bali's exquisite ancient sacred sites . She has worked on destination weddings in Bali, Fiji and Thailand and many honeymoons., is developing Bali eco tours, and has worked with clients from Australia, England, Belgium, Debai, Mexico, Hong Kong, South Korea, and throughout the U.S. Working with local agents at each destination, she stays current and is able to provide the "best of" what is available.
For seven years as an International Montessori elementary teacher trained in Bergamo, Italy Linda learned the value of a "hands-on" approach to learning. Ten years of studies with Sufi teacher Pir Vilayat Khan lead to spending a year in India, meeting H.S. The Dalai Lama, and experiencing the transformative power of travel.
For four years, Linda facilitated business networking groups and put on speaker events, at the Marin JCC and other venues. For six years, she was a group facilitator at the Center for Attitudinal Healing founded by Dr. Gerald Jampolsky author of Love is Letting Go of Fear, and served on the Center's Board of Directors. Recently back fromdoing her first Mystical Peru Journey, she continues to learn and share her extensive travel knowledge and expertise.
"Linda, THis has been a dream of mine for years. Thanks for making it reality for me."
~ Paula Pagano, author of Secrets of a Top Salesperson How Emotions Make or Break the Sale, broker associate
"Linda Thank you for introducing us to the magical world of Bali. I have a feeling that it will be of first of many adventures Thank you for making it possible for us."
~ Devaa Mitchell-Dinan, former executive director of Full Circle Fund, and Marcia Mitchell
"Linda, You didn't just give a "taste" of Bali but wonderous banquet that will be long remembered and savored. Much appreciation,"
~ George and Natalia Corich