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VIDEO CLIP: Around the Dominican Republic, My Highlights

It has been an incredible journey traveling across the Dominican Republic to research my first edition of Moon Dominican Republic guidebook for Moon Travel Guides (release  October 2016).

Join me on this six-minute visual trip across the Dominican Republic, highlighting some of my favorite moments over the past several months.  The footage is from my iPhone 6, with clips taken while juggling note taking, observing, interviewing and photographing, among other things! >>

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My Year in Review & Best of 2014 Photo Gallery

How can I possibly sum up 2014? It was my best year yet on this fulfilling yet unpredictable journey as a freelance travel writer and photographer.

A year that took me to a different country almost every month of the year, from far-flung New Zealand to my beloved Caribbean and Central American region, and exciting destinations like Haiti.

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A year in which I landed several print travel writing assignments, including for in-flight magazinesone of which required me to fly to Jamaica, research, write and shoot the feature story, all under a week’s time. Another had me write a feature article on Belize that landed in the same issue as my dear friend and colleague Lola Akinmade Akerstrom’s article (which she appropriately called a “virtual fist bump.”) And yet another had me penning about chocolate and squeezing in a Belize mention, for Every Day With Rachael Ray.

2014 was also a year of firsts: first national radio interviews, podcast interviewfirst keynote speech (before Continue reading »