This Female Traveller From The 1920s Will Put Travel Bloggers To Shame!
Is this the real life Lara Croft? Or the female answer to Indiana Jones? Meet Aloha Wanderwell, an explorer from the 1920s that puts all modern-day travel bloggers to shame!Image Source: Daily Mail
Born in Canada in 1906, Idris Welsh (who became known as Aloha Wanderwell) was an explorer, author, filmmaker and general wonder woman.Image Source: Wikipedia
Her traveling began in 1914, at the start of the First World War, when her step-father was transferred to the British Army, stationed in England. Her family followed him to Europe, where they traveled around England, Belgium, and France before her step-father was tragically killed in combat in 1917.Image Source: Pinterest
Idris had many tomboyish tendencies, which led her mother to send her to boarding schools in the hope of taming her. However, nothing could hold her back from her passion for exploring. Let’s take a closer look at her incredible photo album!…