Traveling - it leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller.

-Ibn Battuta

Traverse partners with social enterprises including non-profits, for profits and individuals with community connections in each of the locales that we visit. If you are interested in partnering with us to create a trip to a destination your brand loves, please don't hesitate to contact us today.

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Gigi Mao

Gigi has been a devoted practitioner of yoga for more than a decade and teaches alignment-based flow. Her classes are strong and focused while supportive and introspective. Gigi has led multiple yoga retreats in Mexico and Costa Rica and has traveled extensively in Asia, Europe and Africa.

Gigi believes that both yoga and travel are a means of connection and is passionate about creating spaces for adventure and growth.

barrio planta project

Barrio Planta Project provides supplementary education to kids in the San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua community. Born out of a local desire to offer English, art, music and other educational opportunities to kids within the area, BPP helps young local residents excel in education while empowering them with cultural and life skills that they can apply at home and afield.