Ana Matei – Digital Marketer and Photographer traveling often
23 years ago, I went on my first trip abroad and fell in love with the idea of traveling the world so much so that my first University Degree now reads Geography. Although I never made a career out of traveling and didn’t convince anyone to pay me for a 10-year trip around the world, I somehow managed to become a frequent traveler in my 30s, after pouring a lot of sweat and tears into building my own small business during my 20s. I have been working in Marketing for 16 years now, 13 of which as a solo entrepreneur providing Digital Marketing services to companies in industries like Retail, eCommerce, Travel, HoReCa, IT, Arts & Education. 6 years ago, I also started working as a Photographer and Stylist, and it turned out to be my favorite job to this day.
Traveling every month for a few years in a row has been rewarding but far from easy, especially since I research, plan, budget, and organize every trip on my own. Although it might seem like I’m always on holiday, there’s a lot of work going on behind the camera and the articles on this blog, both in my office and on locations, therefore no trip featured on this site was actually a vacation but rather an extra job I loved doing. Since I believe books and travel to be the best teachers, most of my trips are cultural journeys with goals attached or specific photo projects centered around my main interests: food, architecture, visual arts, and traditions. Hopefully, some of them will be partially featured here, in addition to the travel guides and food trips already published on this blog.
About the blog
AM Journeys is a collection of personal travel photos, stories, experiences, and insights collected from my trips around this beautiful world. Browse destinations to find out more or connect with me on Instagram.
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Work with me
- Photography: Food, Travel, Architecture
- Digital Marketing
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All travel photos and stories on the blog are created by me, Ana Matei. The videos on the blog are created by me and my husband, Vlad Isac.