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A Conversation with Karen Catchpole

In 2006, award-winning travel journalist Karen Catchpole left her job and apartment in New York City and embarked on the ongoing Trans-Americas Journey working road trip through North, Central, and South

A Conversation with Veteran Journalist, Margie Goldsmith

Margie Goldsmith has won 85 awards including SATW’s Lowell Thomas Travel Journalism’s Gold Award. She has hiked, cycled, paddled, climbed, run marathons, triathlons and adventure races and has been fluffed, buffed

A Conversation with Angie Orth of AngieAway

Angie Orth is a recovering agency publicist, the creator of AngieAway, a travel and lifestyle blog and digital media brand, and the producer and co-host of The Jet Sisters, a video

A Conversation with Maine Travel Maven, Hilary Nangle

When Hilary Nangle, the Maine Travel Maven, dropped out of grad school to become a ski-and-whitewater bum—working at a ski resort in winter, for a kayaking and whitewater rafting company in

A Conversation with Meg Lukens Noonan

Meg Lukens Noonan is a Lowell Thomas Travel Journalism Award-winning freelance writer. Her work has appeared in The New York Times, Travel + Leisure, Coastal Living, Outside, National Geographic Adventure, Islands,