Celebrity Travel Addicts: Nellie Huang of Wild Junket

In the modern Celebrity Travel Addicts Q & A I interview my pal and fellow world traveler Nellie Huang of all Wild Junket. I’ve known Nellie for more than 8 Decades, we fulfilled in London of 2014 and again during the World Travel Market in Miami. Nellie is always on the move, she’s traveled to all 7 continents and 117 nations. She now even travels with her daughter to some of the countries on the planet! Meet Nellie and have a look at her Top Ten List for Madagascar and where she is headed to next!

How did your passion for traveling get started?

This is a student exchange program that I did in Miami from 2003 that got me seriously hooked to traveling. I made lifelong friends with people from around the globe and throughout the united states and Caribbean traveled. I knew then I wanted.  

Just how many days/weeks are you travel in any given year? Which are the kinds of places?

I travel around 16 months each year. I am attracted to remote destinations that people see. There is something exciting about going way off the beaten trail.  

Reserve your top 3 destinations you have traveled?

1. Antarctica

Celebrity Travel Addicts: Nellie Huang of Wild Junket

Give us your’Top 5′ Record for one of these destinations, like a mini-guide or to-do list of Types (could be anything Such as you Favourite hotel, best place to Get lunch, sightsee, etc)

2. Madagascar

Celebrity Travel Addicts: Nellie Huang of Wild Junket

How many nations have you seen up to now?

3. Galapagos Islands

Your top three favorite cuisines?


Favourite restaurant in the world?

121 countries and all countries.  

Your favourite traveling picture?

Singaporean, Moroccan and Korean.

Favourite global airport?

No Signboard Seafood Restaurant at Singapore.

City with the friendliest people?

Under the Tuscan Sun.

Your favorite travel companion?

Madrid Barajas Airport.


How you kill time while traveling?

Shiraz, Iran.

The Iranians in general are the friendliest people I’ve met.

What’s the most exotic location your career has chosen you?

My husband Alberto.

Your best bit of traveling advice for someone who is going to set out on a life of traveling?

Write about my journeys!

Which are 4 things you can never travel without?

Antarctica is possibly the furthest and most exotic place I’ve been on mission.

What’s your ultimate dream destination?

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Celebrity Travel Addicts: Nellie Huang of Wild Junket

Your favourite traveling quote?

Keep an open mind and consume whatever you see as a sponge.

Celebrity Travel Addicts: Nellie Huang of Wild Junket

Where to next?

Socotra Island, Yemen.


“To live is to travel. .”


Nellie Huang is a high-profile traveling author and blogger with special interest in extreme adventure and unusual destinations. She’s traveled to over 120 nations across seven continents, including the Arctic and also Antarctica.These days, she leads excursions to hard-to-get-to places like Tibet, Bhutan, Tajikistan and even Iraq. Her work has appeared in BBC Travel, CNN and LonelyPlanet.com. She is also the writer of The Adventure Traveler’s Handbook. Read more about her discoveries on WildJunket.com