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Jessica van Dop DeJesus

The Dining Traveler
Travel and Food Blogger
Washington, District of Columbia
Jessica van Dop DeJesus is a Washington, DC-based travel and food blogger with her blog, The Dining Traveler. She began traveling as a young Marine 17 years ago and has been to 39 countries on and off-duty.  She spent most of her post-collegiate years overseas, starting with a tour in Okinawa and has most recently spent 6 years in Belgium (with a year in Germany in-between). She comes from a bi-cultural upbringing, having grown up in Puerto Rico and western NY State. All of these experiences give her broad perspective on food and travel. In 2012, after many years away from the United States, melancholy crept in and decided to repatriate. She currently lives in Washington, DC.

Topics of Expertise: Business Travel, Live/Work Abroad, Military Travel, Europe Travel, European low-cost carriers, Short Trips (48-96 hours), Affordable Luxury, Travel Apps.

Destinations of Expertise: Countries: Belgium, Netherlands, Puerto Rico, Germany, France, Austria, Spain. Cities: Seoul, Washington DC, Copenhagen, Miami.

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