Twenty-Something Traveler

Premiere DateApr 20, 2015
Categories Media Music
00:00 Intro
01:22 Death With Dignity Sufjan Stevens
01:51 Travel News
05:23 Should Have Known Better Sufjan stevens
05:53 Five Destinations That Are Disappearing
10:17 No Shade in the Shadow of the Cross Sufjan Stevens
10:51 Virtual Travel Dr. Kwok
26:48 Send Off
27:33 Carrie & Lowell Sufjan stevens
30:46 Finish

DJ Jess

Welcome to the Twenty-Something Traveler – the new travel podcast only on BTR! Hosted by DJ Jess, this podcast is entirely dedicated to helping twenty-somethings get out and travel. An array of guests from around the globe will teach you how to do it for cheap — including info on couchsurfing, work study, AirBnB, hitchhiking, walking, road trips, and all manner of ways to see the world you haven’t considered. Plus each week we’ll ask a local living in a popular destination to curate their best 24-hours there so you’ll get the most authentic experience possible from the minute you arrive! I’m your host, DJ Jess, and you can find me at —


This week we’re chatting with Dr. Linchi Kwok, assistant professor at The Collins College of Hospitality Management at Cal Poly Pomona, about virtual travel and what it could mean for the industry.

You can find Dr. Kwok at–


Plus travel news & my top five destinations in the world to visit NOW (like right now) because due to climate change they are disappearing fast. Like these:

(Alaska, photo by Joseph)

(photo by Mac Qin)


(The Dead Sea, Israel, photo by tsaiproject)

Jess Goulart began working at BTR in 2013 as an intern. Before leaving in 2016 she was also a staff writer, podcast host (Scotch & Cinema, Twenty-Something Traveler, Biology of the Blog), and Social Media…