Originally from Taiwan, Joanne Chen is a music and travel blogger currently based in Shanghai. Joanne's also a professional musician. As a classical pianist, music has taken her all over the world and inspired her travel adventures. She shares her discoveries on her blog Notes of Jo. Stumbling upon a summer music festival in Ohrid, Macedonia remains one of her favourite experiences.
Joanne enjoys exploring new places on foot, as well as setting off on a road trip. Exotic beaches, experiencing local cuisine, and cultural activities are always top of her travel itinerary.
She writes in both English and Chinese and is regular columnist at Womany, a female lifestyle website in Taiwan. She has also been featured on a Thai reality television show, The Passion, to speak about her connection with music and travel.