Travel Writing 2.0 book 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 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,

Meet Ian and Tonya Fitzpatrick, Founders of World Footprints

Ian and Tonya Fitzpatrick, the founders of World Footprints and hosts of the multi award-winning World Footprints podcast are not typical travel journalists. Between them they have acquired six college degrees, two

A Conversation with Food, Travel and Lifestyle Blogger, Liz Mays

Liz Mays is a North Carolina mom of two who loves to cook, bake, craft and travel. Her daughter, Chanelle has similar interests but is also a competitive body builder. Liz and