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Hey, I’m Zai.

And I’ve just started living my dreams of self-employment and world exploration.

I’m a Florida wedding photographer who talks to strangers, is distracted by butterflies and trips over her own feet several times a day. So, yes, life is always an adventure.

I didn’t grow up with much opportunities to travel. The first time I got on a plane, I was 3 years old, moving from Puerto Rico to Florida. The next time I got on a plane, I was 19, on my way to an all-expense-paid trip to Japan behind my parents’ backs.

Today, I am grateful to have the financial means and time to feed my curiosity of the world and the people who inhabit it. I’ve got many places to see, and I want to take you with me.

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Bucket List

Top Destinations I Want to go to:

National Parks and monuments: Yosemite National Park, Yellowstone National Park, Zion National Park , Grand Canyon National Park,  Joshua Tree National Park, Glacier National Park, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Denali National Park,

Cities & States: Portland, Oregon; Washington; Nashville, Tennessee; Boston, Massachusetts

Abroad: Australia, Iceland, Cuba, Hawaii, Peru, Ecuador, Thailand, Morocco, Egypt, Greece, India,  Indonesia, Japan, Switzerland, Italy, Portugal

*If you’re planning on getting married at one of my Bucket List locations that I’ve yet to get to, I’ll shoot your wedding for free. Seriously. More information here.


Upcoming Adventures


2017: Thailand, Bahamas, Puerto Rico, Mexico, California road trip, Nashville


2018: Spain, Portugal, Morocco, Italy, Greece, Switzerland 






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