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From the Editor’s Mouth: Michael Yessis of World Hum

Published on December 13, 2011 By Kristin

Back in 2001, Michael Yessis created the culture and travel website WorldHum.com with Jim Benning.  Since then, more than two dozen stories they’ve featured on their site have been featured in the Best American Travel Writing anthologies. As a testament to its high-quality content, The Wall Street Journal recently wrote that “superb writing and stylish […]

An Interview with John Lamkin

Published on September 20, 2011 By Kristin

While John Lamkin is best known as a travel, wine, and food writer and photographer, he’s also a resident expert on Mexican lifestyle and cuisine and writes for publications such as LuxuryLatinAmerica.com. In addition to his writing and photography, blogging, and social media networking, he sits on the board for the International Food, Wine & […]

A Conversation with Charyn Pfeuffer

Published on August 30, 2011 By Kristin

From food, wine, and travel editor to copywriter, marketing consultant and daily blogger, Charyn Pfeuffer’s 13-year career in publishing, media, and volunteering has taken her from writing to editing to ghostwriting to co-authoring. She has contributed to over a dozen books and 80 diverse lifestyle and travel publications such as National Geographic Traveler and Islands. […]

A Conversation with Victor Ozols

Published on July 19, 2011 By Kristin

Victor Ozols is the senior editor of BlackBook, magazine famed for its spirited enthusiasm for urban life, popular culture, travel, entertainment, and the arts. There, in addition to his regular editorial responsibilities, he writes features (he even writes a monthly spirits column!), works with the online content, and specializes in the BlackBook Guides, a series […]

An Interview with David Whitley

Published on March 29, 2011 By Kristin

While David Whitley runs the wildly humorous Grumpy Traveller blog, he’d like to tell you that he’s not really all that grumpy: in fact, he’s just a brutally honest traveler. Having written for the likes of The Independent, Metro, and MSN Travel, David, a UK-based writer, is diverse, honest, and has a unique knack for […]