A traditional childhood in a three-generation Japanese household nurtured Naomi Honda’s knack for cultivating personal connections. As a student, she organized and managed cross-cultural exchange events for international students. Since earning her Japanese tour guide license in 2014, she has guided and led tours around the country. An enthusiastic sake sommelier and a nature lover, Naomi considers her happy place to be the traveler trifecta of sports, food, and culture. She has traveled extensively throughout Europe and Asia, and in her free time can be found cooking, walking, and meditating.