Originally from El Paso Texas, Alex Chacón is an adventurer, videographer, photographer, inspirational speaker, blogger and vlogger. Over the last 7 years he has traveled to 50 Countries and 80 Border Crossings on five continents by backpacking, flying, hitchhiking and riding his motorbike. He is the #1 Ranked Adventure Travel Rider on social media.
Best known for the most "Epic Selfie of 2014," Alex has appeared on CBS News - This Morning, Fox America's Newrooms, Huffington Post, TIME magazine, Travel Channel and more. He's inspired tens of millions of travelers worldwide. He also runs a traveling consulting business and frequently works with governments to improve their tourism.
We stumbled across Alex in the Eduardo Abaroa Andean Fauna National Reserve in Southern Bolivia near the Aguas Termales.
After a tour of the bus, we sat down and recorded a podcast discussing Alex's most recent adventures, the struggles of solo travel, marketing yourself on the road, and how to invest in today every single day.
You can also read his Modern Motorcycle Diaries Here
Podcast Location: Eduardo Abaroa Andean Fauna National Reserve in Bolivia