Alyona travels to see beautiful nature and architecture, experience new cultures, and try new foods. Born on Sakhalin Island, Russia, Alyona has lived on three continents, two countries, and two states, California and Florida. Her love for traveling stems from a lifetime of moving around and visiting family around the world. She has visited or driven through roughly half of the continental states, as well as traveled to Germany and France. Her dream destinations are Greece, Cuba, and Bhutan.