Interviews and Guest Posts

Interview with Dan Austin, CEO of Austin-Lehman Adventures

November 22, 2011

If you read my early October post, “Would you like to interview a tourism industry CEO?”, you’ve probably been wondering “Hey, where’s that interview?” Sorry for the delay, but I was out of town. For those of you who didn’t read that post, I had been given the opportunity to interview Dan Austin, CEO of [...]

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Discovering Gran Canaria Solo

February 11, 2011

I’d like to dedicate today’s sponsored post* to everyone who is sick of winter and buried under several feet of snow.  Sit back and enjoy as guest writer Gillian Birch transports you to Gran Canaria in the lovely Canary Islands. Gran Canaria is an affordable island destination 150 km off the coast of Morocco. With [...]

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Getting to Know: Globetrooper

November 26, 2010

During my weekend in Montreal this summer, I had the pleasure of meeting Lauren McLeod, one half of the awesome Globetrooper team (her husband, Todd Sullivan, being the other half) and learning more about their website, a trip planning tool “to find travel partners for group trips and world adventures”.   The more I learned about [...]

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Stephanie Lee: An “Un-Average Girl”

October 12, 2010

Stephanie Lee is the author of The Art of Solo Travel, a guide for “un-average girls” (as she puts it) who wish to travel the world by themselves.  Stephanie has lived in Malaysia, San Francisco, and Australia (where she studied architecture at the University of New South Wales).  Six years after she earned her degree [...]

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Guest Blog Post at Women On The Road

February 22, 2010

I just finished a guest blog post over at Women on the Road, Leyla Giray’s excellent resource for solo women travelers (especially backpackers).  If you haven’t been to her site before, do check it out.  She has tons of information and advice from her many years of backpacking solo around the world.  My guest post [...]

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Guest blogging

June 25, 2008

Well, guess who’s feeling pretty proud of herself right now? Yup. That’s right. Me. I was invited to take a walk on the other side of the fence recently and be a guest blogger for the Tip Diva on the topic of how to be a good host. I have to say, it was a [...]

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