Travelwriting2.0 Archive

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

Get to Know Anton Diaz of Our Awesome Planet

Anton Diaz’s blog, OurAwesomePlanet.com, which he started in 2005, is the No. 1 food and travel media in the Philippines with millions of followers and readers. His advocacy is to promote

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,