In the spirit of wanderlust, a Russian grandmother is traveling at the impressive age of 91, making and breaking the Instagram travel game. The grey nomad is a perfect example of living up to adventures, from taking horse-back rides to taking boating expeditions in Thailand, catch her on Instagram, slaying with her A-game.
Born in 1927, the nonagenarian Elena Erkhova, popularly known as 'Baba Lena', a pensionary from the Siberian city of Krasnoyarsk (a station on the Trans-Siberian railway), funds her travel itinerary by saving up her pension. Since she first visited Prague, she has traveled to many iconic destinations such as Poland, East Germany, Phuket, Thailand and the Dominican Republic.
During the 1970s, she stopped traveling due to lack of time and money but came back swinging in ‘83 when travelers were ground-breaking and inspired her to get back on her journey.
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