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From the Editor’s Mouth: Grace Fujimoto of Avalon Publishing

Published on November 8, 2011 By Kristin

Want to be a guidebook writer for Moon Travel Guides? Grace Fujimoto is the person who will tell you if you’re the right person for the challenge. Grace, the acquisitions director for Avalon Travel, has extensive experience in the guidebook industry, publishing nearly a dozen books a year on a range of destinations. Check out […]

A Conversation with Paige R. Penland

Published on February 15, 2011 By Kristin

Paige R. Penland has a special knack for writing about culture south-of-the-border: based in Granada, Nicaragua, Paige has covered the likes of Costa Rica, Mexico, Nicaragua, and El Salvador for publications like Lonely Planet, Explorer’s Guide and Luxury Latin America. She has written and edited over a dozen guidebooks, each one reveling in the complexities […]

A Conversation with David Stanley

Published on January 18, 2011 By Kristin

David Stanley’s illustrious career has taken him to over 200 countries, where he has documented the pulse, pleasures, and predicaments of the world’s places and cultures.  Author of the first Moon Fiji guidebook, he has gone forth to produce a dapper collection of guidebooks:  from Moon Fiji, Moon Tahiti, and Moon Handbooks Tonga-Samoa, to early […]

A Conversation with Joshua Berman

Published on October 5, 2010 By Kristin

Joshua Berman can tell you how to navigate Nicaragua: with the 4th edition of his award-winning Moon guidebook coming out this month, Josh knows Nicaragua’s best nature, nightlife, and nosh. Whether it’s finding the best restaurant in Managua, practicing Spanish, or just simply hiking up a volcano, his guidebooks on Nicaragua and Belize have become […]

A Conversation with Zora O’Neill

Published on August 10, 2010 By Kristin

Zora O’Neill starts our Travel Writing 2.0 series of personal interviews with the authors who have made travel writing a genre in its own right. (I’ve worked with her at Luxury Latin America and Perceptive Travel, so I know she’s great.) We’re proud to announce this exclusive series and welcome you to stop by every […]