Author Archive

Reconnecting with Gary Arndt

In October 2006, Gary Arndt started a blog in preparation for his upcoming trip around the world. Then in 2007, he sold his home, packed up and hit the road as

Meet Katie Dillon: Luxury Family Travel and Lifestyle Writer

Katie Dillon writes a luxury family travel and lifestyle site called La Jolla Mom that is named after her seaside community in San Diego. Before settling in La Jolla, she and her

Meet Travel Blogger Howard Blount of Backroad Planet

Howard Blount is founder and editor of Backroad Planet, a road, river, and rail travel website. He has traveled internationally since boyhood and lived abroad in Mexico, Chile, and Paraguay. Now

A Conversation with Kathy Chin Leong

Kathy Chin Leong is a three-time award winning journalist. Her articles have appeared in numerous publications including Sunset Magazine, Working Woman, TravelAge West, Bay Area Parent Magazine, the Los Angeles Times,

A Conversation with Robert Curley

Robert “Bob” Curley is a freelance travel writer working for a number of publications, notably Coastal Living, AFAR, Wedding Style magazine, and Business Traveller. He has spent many years covering Caribbean