World Travel with a Cardboard Father

Cardboard Dad 6 560x373When Jinna Yang lost her father to cancer, she became depressed. To get herself out of a downward spiral, she sold off her belongings, left her job, and took a life-size cutout of her father around the world. She booked a one-way ticket to Iceland, and subsequent flights to Paris, London, Italy and Croatia – to backpack across Europe with her father. The result was an amazing photo project that went viral last summer :

Her story inspired millions around the world and she recalls the past year in this touching tribute to her Father :

Philip Van der Vossen

Editor at Gunaxin
Philip Van der Vossen is the Editor of Gunaxin, a Men's Lifestyle Magazine that was established in 2008. Philip also created and hosts the Trail Trek Tour, a traveling series of off-road events for automotive media.

Additionally, Philip has served as Rally Director for the Washington Automotive Press Association, Speaker at IMPAcon and Blogs with Balls, Chairman of the Relay For Life of North Anne Arundel County, Examiner Team Leader for the Maryland Performance Excellence Awards, and Credentialed Founder of Capitals Outsider.
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