About | Gone John
For years, I watched friends return from "around the world" trips with a new outlook on life. I heard their amazing stories about the places they visited and the people they met. In September 2015, with an opportunity to explore the world, I ventured out for a backpacking travel adventure of my own. Along the journey, this site - Gone John - has been the place where I have documented the stories of the people I met and the places I visited, through video, audio and text. Now back in Canada, I'm continuing to use this site to tell stories of travel, adventure, journeys and exploration. About John I am a 15 year veteran of the television and radio industry. I've worked in TV and radio news, as a radio station programmer, and an on-air host. Today, I host an afternoon music program on a radio station in Yorkton, Saskatchewan, Canada. I have always loved to travel. From our family's first road trip to the mountains of British Columbia when I was 4 years old to having visited some of