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A Conversation With Julie Schwietert Collazo

Julie Schwietert Collazo is a bilingual writer/journalist, translator, fact-checker, editor, and teacher Julie A former psychotherapist, she left her career behind and forged a new path with her husband, Francisco. Today

A Conversation With Jill K. Robinson

Travel writer extraordinaire, Jill K. Robinson, joins us this week to share her travel writing story, tips and experiences. Jill’s magazine and newspaper articles have won Lowell Thomas and Society of

A Conversation with Gina Vercesi

Gina DeCaprio Vercesi is a New York-based adventurer, storyteller, and nature girl. Chronicling journeys on land, water, and snow, her work has appeared in publications including Sierra, Delta Sky, Travel +

Introducing Stacey McKenna: Anthropologist Turned Travel Journalist

Stacey McKenna learned to appreciate motion early as she shuttled between the D.C. suburbs and Phoenix’s Sonoran Desert. She has called eight states and five countries home. Eventually, love and a

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