Pineapple Suitcase is a travel almanac that curates the travel experiences and memories of interesting people living dynamic lives: archaeologists, contemporary artists, oceanographers, entrepreneurs, designers, photographers, furniture makers, chefs, diplomats, academics, film makers, cartographers, explorers, & mountain climbers. 


We are dedicated to understanding the way real people explore the world by interviewing our icons, and sharing their insights with you.


[note on name.]

While serving as Senior Advisor on Youth Entrepreneurship at the U.S. Department of State, Vanessa spotted an actual pineapple disguised as a suitcase on a trip to Alexandria (Egypt).  The non-hyphenated double barreled name stuck, and an idea started to grow.

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