Like many travelers I now follow, I first came across Kiona on Instagram, though I didn’t know what her name was at the time. In fact, I knew nothing about her then, except that her Instagram handle was unique: @hownottotravellikeabasicbitch. Hmmm. How not to travel like a basic bitch?
It’s one of the longer IG handles, but serves its purpose well. It’s memorable and gets people to stop and think, “hold up — here’s something different!”
In the months that I’ve been following Kiona, her following has been steadily growing. She’s controversial. She thrives on getting a reaction out of people and stirs up strong feelings in her readers. I love lots of what she writes and posts — but some of it, not so much. Continue reading “How Not To Travel Like A Basic Bitch — The Interview”