This is a world where many dreams die unfulfilled, but not for Patrick Van Negri. Patrick has Van Negri is a multi-talented, and passionate knowledge seeker that has learned plenty on the road. He is many things – including a content creator, brand influencer, digital & social media consultant, and more. Travel has shaped his life, and now he is inspiring many to reach their potential in the same ways.
1. Always Touring the Least Popular Places
The biggest moment in a traveler’s life is when you depart to unknown lands. The uncertainty of it all is thrilling. New destinations have many new things to teach about life, new people, and new experiences. Patrick Van Negri loves to journey to the least explored places on the face of the earth. His life has been continuously lined up with new destinations. Patrick’s popular spots are the least touristy. From his home in Miami to his motherland of Croatia, there are little known travel hot spots everywhere for him. To tour the most toured places indeed isn’t original, and for Patrick authenticity is a virtue that always pays.
The many places the content creator has traveled broadened his mind in unique ways. He has met new people, shared new experiences, and understood life in a much more profound level than when back at home. Patrick has been privileged to see how others in the world live. He has learned the differences, and how to embrace varying personalities. His endless travel adventures have taught him to appreciate different beliefs, cultures, and ways of life. This aspect has given him much success in business, and branding, sharpening his ability to speak brand messages in a language that resonate with many.
2. Homeland Croatia’s Magic
Even after journeying around the globe, the Content Guru often comes to the same conclusion; Croatia is the most beautiful place on earth. Patrick was born and raised in Pula, Croatia before he moved to the USA, such adoration is expected.
Whenever you pop a travel quiz to the GQ Insider content creator, you can expect words such as bucket list, favorite, and authentic in the same sentence as Croatia. For him, Croatia’s magic is in ancient architecture, some of which is 2000 years old, and still standing. Then there is the food, festivals, hospitality, and beautiful beaches. Since authenticity is like a surname to him, his favorite Croatian destinations align with the ways of life in Istria, which is his home state. His food destinations have to be unsullied by mixed world cuisine. The beaches such as Gortanova Uvala have to be genuinely Croatian and the festivals- he always ensures his travel coincides with a local film or music festival.
3. Love Traveling and the Beauty of Unknowns and Spontaneous Moments
Patrick is addicted to adventure. His journey book has taken him to the least known places in the universe. He lives in spontaneity. When not marshaling leads for his clients the influencer is beating down nature trails, maneuvering waterways or scaling mountains. Patrick gets inexplicable excitement from impromptu travel and unexpected side trips to new and undiscovered palaces. The perfect destinations for him are what many would consider below the line or unheard of, but he tends to visit famous ones as well.
For Patrick, the new experiences are the source of a much-needed adrenaline rush. He takes traveling with all the challenges. The brand ambassador enjoys overcoming these challenges from time to time, wherever his passport takes him. Compared to a mundane life of vacuuming, paying bills and shopping for toilet paper, the content expert would rather be out on a leisure or business trip.
Unlike the rigorous planners, Patrick gets up and goes like an actual bird of passage. He has a relentless passion for the unknown. His ideas, passion, and approaches in work and general life are all inspired by the new places he visits and the new people he meets. His qualification as International Business Marketer means that to him travel, and business are intertwined.
No other way does he get to meet many people and make new friends in a short time. Over time, Patrick has learned to understand that the world is full of generous and friendly people. Even with many challenges, there are always people wanting to help. As you keep moving, you never get to meet the boring or unpleasant side of these people.
For Patrick, and all that take his two cents in life, no dreams are out of reach.