Originally from South Korea, Won Lee grew up in France and travelled and lived abroad for over fifteen years starting at the age of 18.

Won Lee worked in high-risk zones in Guatemala City and El Salvador helping local communities, visited remote areas of South East Asia, lived Pacific tribes, and explored France, United Kingdom, Ireland, Germany, Netherlands, Greece, Austria, Hungary, South Korea, Japan, Thailand, Laos, Malaysia, Indonesia, Cambodia, Australia, New Zealand, Fiji Islands, Cook Islands, USA, Mexico, Honduras, Cuba, Belize, Spain, Portugal, Italy, Morocco and Jamaica.