Tracey started travelling in 2002, working and backpacking her way through the USA and Europe. After working as an Analyst with the Department of Defence in Australia for four years and studying a Masters degree, a sharp career turn led her to the tourism industry. She began leading tours on the Trans-Mongolian and Trans-Siberian Railways and along the Silk Road, travelling extensively through Central Asia (the "Stans"), Russia, Mongolia and China. Since 2010, she has been in Africa travelling independently and leading tours throughout Eastern and Southern Africa. She loves to travel and is passionate about encouraging others to travel.