21-Year-Old Holds The Record As The Youngest To Visit Every Country In The World

Her Inspiration

Lexie’s family owns a travel agency in California that they’ve successfully run for over 30 years, which is what sparked her love of travel. She writes on her blog that “being a third generation travel agent allows me to benefit from the travel industry in a unique way.”

Forbidden City, China - Lexie Alford
Photo Credit: Instagram / @lexitlimitless
Photo Credit: Instagram / @lexitlimitless

She says that her parents taught her the art of traveling on a budget, and that she’s been saving for this “mission” since she was in elementary school. Her travels are completely self-funded according to her blog.