Interview with Alexandra Kovacova of crazysexyfuntraveler

I am a fan of Alexandra Kovacova of crazysexyfuntraveler.com. She has been travelling as a child and she has covered many countries around the world. Although she has not visited India like some of my other interviewees yet, she says she will visit the country very soon. Read her interview here.

Alexandra Kovacova of crazysexyfuntraveler

High Tatras mountains in Slovakia

Who are you?

My name is Alexandra Kovacova, called Saska by everyone in Slovakia where I was born. I’m a former model with 2 MA degrees and in March 2011 I quit flight attendant job to follow my dreams and travel the world. Been full time travel blogger ever since and never been happier.

Where are you from and tell us a little about your country?

Like I said, I was born in Slovakia, in a small town called Snina. It’s the Easternmost town in Slovakia just 30 km from the border with Ukraine. Slovakia has unbelievable mountains, lakes and rivers and I wish people knew more about it.

Why do you travel?

Travel is the most important thing to me – it’s my hobby, my lifestyle, my job, everything. Like I say ”I live to travel, I travel to live”. It makes me alive and it makes every day interesting and worth living.

Which countries have you travelled to?

To around 45 countries, plus another maybe 15 I don’t really count (stopovers, road trips when I didn’t see much or just spent a day there). You can see the whole list on my about page.

Which country you liked the most and why?

Slovakia is home for me, but somehow I don’t really count it :D My favorite country ever is Mexico. I had loved it even years before I visited for the first time in 2011, I even wrote my University thesis about it. And why? I could name at least 26 things why I love Mexico – the positive attitude, the gratitude, culture, Mexican cuisine (OMG guacamole is my God!), pyramids etc …

Encounter with a tiger in Chiang Mai, Thailand

Encounter with a tiger in Chiang Mai, Thailand

Why do you blog about your travels and what do you expect from your readers?

I blog to share my experience, show people how beautiful our Earth is and to inspire people to follow their dreams. And what I expect from my readers? Gratitude and making the first step to go out of their comfort zone and do what makes them happy :)

Why the name crazy sexy fun traveler?

Well, that’s the 4 words my friends used to call me before I started my blog. I mean not all at the same time but I put them together as they describe me well :D

Any interesting travel moments?

For me, the most interesting ones are encounters with animals and meetings with interesting people who can teach me something. The less planned, the better. But I could write a book about them all.

What are your best travel tips?

Pack light – it’s not fun to carry a lot of baggage every day. And also be prepared to go with the flow because some of your plans will change even if you don’t want that. And bring a lot of patience with you :)

What’s the strangest food you tried on your travels?

I am crazy in many ways but for me even chicken breast is strange. Now I am raw vegan so the strangest things I try are exotic fruit and vegetables.

Teotihuacan pyramids in Mexico

Teotihuacan pyramids in Mexico

Have you visited India and if not do you plan to visit India?

No, I haven’t yet but I definitely want to go. Not on my own though, with a friend or two. Actually, 2 friends are trying to convince me now to go to India within a few months so let’s so how it goes.

What are the first things come to mind when you think of India?

Indian curry, the funny English accent I like and a huge challenge for me.

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54 Responses to “Interview with Alexandra Kovacova of crazysexyfuntraveler”

  1. Hi Alexandra, and welcome to Shalu’s blog :)

    I loved going through your interview and enjoyed seeing your pictures, it almost took me to another world. Not to miss the one with the tiger – that sure is very close shot!

    Slovakia seems to be a very beautiful place and sounds like a must-visit destination. I’m sure you’d find it quite similar to a lot of places in India, whenever you plan to visit here, which has it’s own charm. Yes, the spicy curry and lots more!

    Nice meeting you crazy sexy fun traveler – apt name your friend’s chose :)

    Thanks for sharing more about Alexandra with us. Have a nice weekend, both of you :)
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  2. Laura says:

    Wonderful interview and inspiring story. :)It’s very nice of you to point us towards more travel bloggers like Alexandra Kovacova.
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  3. We’ve followed Alexandra’s journeys with interest. Long may they continue. Thanks for a crazy, sexy, fun interview.
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  4. Amit Dua says:

    Nice interview. It is great to read that Alexandra visited 45 countries. Wandering distinct parts of the world makes the life fulfilled.
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  5. Jones says:

    There are only few people in the world who quit there job to fulfill there dreams . Its an awesome inspiration interview . She is really fun loving girl and oh ! On thing , i liked her picture with tiger a lot :) I want to meet her :)
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  6. Rohit says:

    After viewing Alexandra’s pic with tiger, I must say that she is very daring and got real guts. I think many people will afraid even thinking about it.
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  7. Prasad Np says:

    Interesting to read about Alexandria aka Saska. I wonder what prompted you to become a raw vegan. You will find plenty of vegan food in India as we are a country of vegetarians though milk is essential part of diet hence not truly vegan.
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  8. Ashutosh from Google SEO Optimization says:

    Hi Shalu,

    Meeting new people and learning something from them, really a great thought and that proves that we humans love to learn something always.

    Learning is an unending process and your interview has proved it once again. We can learn something from anything and everything we do and travelling is one aspect to enhance our learning experience.

    Thanks Alexandra for sharing your thoughts about travelling and learning merging in each other and Thanks Shalu for bringing in the interview at your blog.
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  9. I. C. Daniel says:

    Ohh nice, Slovakia is not so far from me. Nice to meet you here Alexandra.
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  10. Agness says:

    Great interview Alexandra. I did know you used to work as a flight attendant, but I didn’t know you were a model :). Raw vegan? How can you resist the temptation of all of these yummy dishes you come across when travelling? I used to be vegetarian but then China happens :)
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  11. Pramod says:

    Hi Shalu !
    Thnanks for making us aware of Alexandra’s blog . The images you’ve posted are very beautiful . I really like the scenery in the 1st image .

    Hi Alexandra !
    Welcome to Shalu’s blog . I read some articles your blog , they were simply amazing . Keep up your good work .

    -Pramod
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  12. Vivek Baghel says:

    Hi,
    I never hear about Alexandra Kovacova & I don’t know what she do but with help of this article Shalu, I came to know about Alexandra Kovacova & her profession. Somewhere you did a great Job to share this nice intrview. Thanks
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  13. I. C. Daniel says:

    Romania. Were could I be. I live over here.

    Airline tichet is cheap from what I see :D
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  14. Partha from Jodhpur Palace Hotel says:

    Great interview Shalu Ji !!!! Your idea of interview interesting travelers and sharing with us appreciating, impressive and interesting.

    Hey Alexandra …….. Its great to meet you and India is eagerly waiting for you. Hope to you soon :) :)

  15. sameer says:

    Hi shalu,
    Always you dig out something for us,and this time you come with Alexandra Kovacova. i was not aware about her before this interview.thank you for interview and keep sharing!

  16. Klaudia says:

    Thank you! That has been great and thus easy to make.
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  17. Thanks for all the other comments and reading the interview with me. Hope you all learned something interesting :)
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  18. Thank you Shalu for giving me the chance to inspire your readers too :) The more people learn about traveling and other travelers, the better :)
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  19. Emebu says:

    Hi Boss, you are truly a source of inspiration to many like me, this post really sparked off something new in me, and I begin to have deeper passion to become more creative in doing whatever I do. Your concept, your style are all born out of creativity. Coming to your blog is my daily delight and as a learner, I have been positively affected by you and your blog.

    I have recommended your blog to my friends, I am too sure they will be very happy to subscribe to your updates; on my part, I will always be here to support and promote your blog in every possible means.
    I deeply appreciate your influence on me to become more committed to my blogging career, once again, thank you from my heart. Remain blessed!
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  20. Gautam says:

    Great Interview and it’s more great to know that she is gonna visit India and Thanx Shalu mam for your wonderful blog that is giving good information to foreigners.
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  21. Thanks so much Gautam and Emebu for stopping by and reading my interview. Really appreciate it! Hope you will find my blog useful ;)
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  22. Dan from nozawa ski resort says:

    Man! That was such a lovely interview. It makes me want to go out and travel right away. Should I mention that I intend to travel the whole world back and forth someday? Cheers for a good one!

  23. Hi Alexandra, Your pictures are very cool, I really like your interview, meeting new people is always exciting and fun. I always love to meet new people in my life.
    I must say that you are definitely crazy traveler. I loved your spirit Alexandra.
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  24. Ahmed says:

    Hi Alexandra, I am your old fan and feel very excited to see your interview here.
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  25. Anisha says:

    Great interview Shalu Ji !!!! Your idea of interview interesting travelers and sharing with us appreciating, impressive and interesting.
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  26. Harish says:

    Wonderful Job interview and also it’s much more excellent to learn which jane is gonna visit Of india and also Thanx Shalu mam on your great blog site that’s presenting very good information to be able to foreigners.
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  27. Soussi says:

    Great article, The idea of getting some travelers to answer your question and interviewing them is so great

  28. vinay says:

    most inspiring! thanks for such intreview and all the best for every one also
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  29. rishitha says:

    thanks for awesome interview ! all the best for every one
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  30. Hello Alexandra Kovacova your post is interesting and the pictures i love. Are you in the picture with the tiger? Don’t know if you are very brave or a woman very adventurous, but the photo is amazing.

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