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From the Editor’s Mouth: Stuart McDonald of TravelFish

Stuart McDonald’s mission is to help travelers in Southeast Asia get the most out of their experience—and to inspire them to discover something unexpected and off-the-beaten path. Launched in 2004, Stuart’s

An Interview with Karen Loftus

Today’s guest is a writer I first met on a press trip to Iceland. Karen Loftus is a real Renaissance woman, with past titles including stand-up comedian, fashion journalist, and playwright.

Travel Writing 2.0 for the iPad

If you’ve been holding off on buying the Travel Writing 2.0 book until you could read it on your iPad—or you just got a shiny new one for Christmas, you’re in

Screw the Gatekeepers

I grabbed this screenshot from the Amazon Kindle store last week when looking at the top-100 bestselling travel reference books. First of all, thanks to everyone who has ever bought a

An Interview with Jennifer Miner

Jennifer Miner is the go-to girl for all things Palm Springs, Santa Barbara, and Los Angeles. An east-coaster by birth, she migrated to California and now lives in L.A., where she