travel writing Archive

An Interview with Lan Sluder

Lan Sluder, standing here behind his daughter, Rose (a position he says he often occupies while traveling!) Lan is doing what he does best: traveling in Belize! A former newspaper editor,

A Conversation with Karen Fawcett

Karen Fawcett is THE French expert, having lived, worked, and traveled in France for the past 22 years. In addition to writing about French destinations, getting the “in” on what to

An Interview with Michael Shapiro

You might know Michael Shapiro’s work through his investigative reporting, his lifelong love for the Guatemalan people, or A Sense of Place, his recent two-year project to travel the world and

Passports with Purpose Could Make You a Better (or Richer) Writer

Have you heard of Passports with Purpose? It’s the annual charity drive that accomplishes big things in developing countries through donations from people like you. Helping the cause are a lot

An Interview with Alison Stein Wellner

Alison Stein Wellner has been a contributing editor at Inc. magazine, editor-at-large at American Demographics magazine, a New York Times Professional Fellow and a National Press Foundation Fellow. Her articles have