Gardens large & small, provide destinations all around the globe, and exploring the world through gardens is a captivating way to travel. For every garden there is the story of the gardener who planted the seeds & arranged the ground. There are the homes they built, revealing the social structure of the time and the power & struggle required to make a garden. Weaving a story of personal travel to over 900 gardens in 32 countries this is a travel adventure that will inspire you to venture onto garden paths. Exploring the world one garden at a time is a captivating way to travel. This program combines travel adventure and garden stories illustrated with nature’s beauty, curiosities, and wonders.
About Linda Larson
Linda Larson, aka A Traveling Gardener, is an intrepid explorer who has ventured to nearly 1000 gardens across 40 countries and all 50 US states. With a passion for gardens great and small, she has uncovered the hidden beauty and stories behind each botanical treasure. Through her global journeys, Linda has come to a profound realization: "The Best View of Our World is Through a Garden." For her, gardens transcend their aesthetics and become windows to understand the essence of our world. From the captivating Roberto Berle Marx Garden in Brazil to the historic landscapes of Virginia, she discovered that gardens hold the living testimonies of history, culture, and nature.
A natural storyteller, Linda meanders, marvels, and takes note of all that gardens offer. Each one whispers its unique tale, revealing its connection to the land and the profound impact on those who cared.
Now, Linda extends an invitation to join her on an enchanting journey of exploration and revelation. She shares how gardens offer profound wisdom for our lives and the world, serving as more than just decorative spaces but reflections of the human spirit.