travel writers Archive

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

A Conversation with Kathy Chin Leong

Kathy Chin Leong is a three-time award winning journalist. Her articles have appeared in numerous publications including Sunset Magazine, Working Woman, TravelAge West, Bay Area Parent Magazine, the Los Angeles Times,