Derrik Chinn – Authentic Tijuana

Turista Libre, Derrick Chinn on the Gathering RoadAs a journalist Derrick Chinn covered cross-border issues between San Diego and it’s neighbors to the south. Crossing into Tijuana daily led to his new mission – encouraging authentic explorations of life in the border town. It started by encouraging friends to visit and today he’s founded the popular company, Turista Libre.

He talks about the exciting discoveries, culinary and cultural trips and the vital energies that make Tijuana like no where else on earth.

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About Elaine Masters

The Gathering Road podcast – Stories courage, passion and uncommon adventure. Hosted by dedicated traveler, Elaine J. Masters, Indie Excellence award-winning author and international scuba diver. The Indie Excellence Best Audio award winning author of Drivetime Yoga and Flytime Yoga is also a freelance travel writer and founder of the blog

When she’s not on the road, Elaine is the co-organizer of the Travel Massive San Diego,  bringing together travel writers and industry professionals, a part of the global network of those working in the travel industry.

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