Social media is changing the world, and influencers are at the forefront of leading the charge. Yaza al Koudsi, better known as zizotravel, which is his username on Instagram and TikTok, is doing his fair share of entertaining the globe while simultaneously changing people’s perspectives and inspiring them through his captivating wanderlust lifestyle.
Although currently residing in Chicago, zizotravel is an influencer from the Middle East. He obtained his Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration in Syria, then he eventually moved to Dubai to become a flight attendant. For as long as he can remember, the influencer has dreamed of traveling the world, and thanks to his career at Flydubai Airlines, he was able to explore over 70 countries in a span of five years.
Throughout his travels, zizotravel consequently became an influencer. He has collaborated with over 500 brands during his adventures, including Hyatt Hotels and the Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, showing how such products and services have helped him maintain the lifestyle of his dreams. The influencer provides content that seeks to encourage audiences to invest in healthy living and become free-spirited advocates of a life filled with curiosity.
Since his move to Chicago, zizotravel has provided engaging and exciting content on the latest trends in the community, including recent events and the newest dining places in the area. the influencer was able to amass over 152,000 followers on Instagram, both locals and tourists alike. He is also tapping into TikTok to reach more audiences. Currently, zizotravel has over 100,000 followers who enjoy his comedic skits on the platform.
Even amid the pandemic, zizotravel is staying true to his passion: traveling. He feels fulfilled knowing that people check his profile for travel tips and hacks, which in some way help them make the most of their journey, whether it be in the United States or in Dubai. “I always respond to my followers’ comments and questions,” said the influence. “I post daily and always give real advice and am always the first one who covers the new events in town,” he added.
Besides his love for traveling and discovering new food from every corner of the globe, zizotravel is also striving to become a real estate professional. He recently acquired his real estate license, and he aspires to work with people who will help him grow in the field. Always one to bring people happiness, zizotravel wants to use his social skills in real estate to help people find their dream homes and become the bridge that would lead them closer to their dreams.
“I see myself as a good role model for people who want to have a happy lifestyle and spread good energy,” said zizotravel. “I want them to follow my journey, get inspired, and discover the new events and restaurants with me,” he added.
At the end of the day, zizotravel goes above and beyond merely producing content about the latest trends and spreading awareness through hashtags. All his photos and videos in his platforms are reminders to the world that happiness is in the hands of those who choose to have it, those who see the beauty in the little things, and those brave enough to follow their dreams.