Marina is our Bhutan Homestay partner in Switzerland. While studying environmental science at ETH, Zurich, she spent one and a half years in Bhutan where she worked as an intern for Helvetas between 2008 and 2011. Marina has been working in the Swiss forestry service for 5 years where she frequently conducts field surveys and continues gaining experience in forest managment. Marina loves mountains, particularly mountain forests, and her favorite activities are hiking, trekking and photography. Currently she is also undergoing training as a yoga teacher. Marina guides tours in German, French and English language and her focus is on forestry, flora and fauna and rural livelihoods. In January 2018 Marina founded Marina Beck Photography-Forestry-Travel in Bern, Switzerland. Together with Bhutan Homestay she develops beautiful forestry tours.