Who's Ashlei? 

Ashlei Rodgers is a girl that loves to travel, meet new people, and experience the world through exotic foods and cultures. Originally from Houston, Texas she has lived in different parts of the world including Atlanta, New York City, Washington, D.C., New Orleans, Bogota (Colombia) and Buenos Aires (Argentina).  


In addition to jetsetting around the world, she has a passion for public health. With a B.A. in public relations/marketing and a master’s degree in international public health, Ashlei has worked with various international organizations on reproductive health initiatives including HIV/AIDS prevention and awareness among young people. She is currently working as a Health Communications Fellow for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta, Georgia.  


Ashlei started the website “Where’s Ashlei” to inspire people to travel and see the world through her experiences and adventures. She has traveled to over 32+ countries on a tiny budget. From hotels to hostels, bus rides to private cars, she can tell you how to do it on the cheap. Her personal mottos are, “If it's both terrifying and amazing, then you should definitely pursue it." and "You only live once, so you might as well make it a fun ride!" 


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