About merest. Believe it. Internalize it. Live it.
Janelle Vaughn Dowell is an educator, media artist, and creator residing in Chicago, Illinois. She received her B.A. in Media Communications at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff and graduated from Columbia College of Chicago with a M.F.A. in Interdisciplinary Arts and Media. She freelanced for over 20 years, before officially creating Rest Global Media, Inc. (RGM)
RGM produces a series of videos (via social media) that explore the seven types of rest according to research - physical, mental, spiritual, emotional, sensory, social, creative.
- What is the country or city that made you fall in love with traveling?
- I fell in love with traveling after visiting Accra, Ghana
- What's your best budget travel hack or tip?
- Travel local and explore attractions and hotels within 1hour of where you live. There are invigorating adventures all around us.
- If you could travel anywhere (regardless of time and money) where would you go? Why?
- I would travel to Senegal in West Africa, specifically Dakar. I am interested in visiting the Musée des Civilisations Noires (Museum of Black Civilizations)
- What's the most surprising mode of transportation you've used?
- I often travel in my dreams...Are mental vehicles a thing?
- When do you start packing for a trip? A month, week, day, or hour in advance!
- I mentally start packing when I book a flight, but I guess I actually put items in a suitcase one week prior to takeoff.