Freelance Writing & Photography Work

Here is some of my most recent work, organized by subject. Links are organized chronologically. Please click around and see what I’ve been up to–and where I’ve been!–lately. Everything–digital and print work–is organized by region and country for easy reference. Send me an email if you have any follow up questions or just want to chat about a destination I’ve covered. Happy clicking! – Kristin

Travel Writing & Journalism Awards

  • Silver Award – Sports & Recreation, NATJA (North American Travel Journalists Association), 2014
  • Finalist – Resorts, NATJA, 2014
  • Finalist – Travel Tips & Advice, NATJA, 2014
  • Bronze Award – Personality & Profiles category, NATJA Awards, 2013
  • Silver Award – Travel & Food category, Travelers’ Tales Solas Awards, 2013
  • Semi-Finalist – Disquiet International Literary Program, DZANC Books, 2011

Writing Textbooks


Book Chapters


Perspectives column, En Voyage

En Voyage magazine has a monthly print run of 800,000 copies and is distributed on all EVA Air / UNI Air international flights, Evergreen International Hotels and Evergreen buses. Click on the thumbnail to go directly to my articles!

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Travel Tips, Quirks, and Advice





North America


U.S. West Coast

U.S. East Coast






Latin America

Costa Rica



Guest Contributions

Interviews with Travel Writers, Photographers, Editors, & Publishers

I work with travel writer and publisher Tim Leffel to find the most interesting people in the industry to interview about their move to web 2.0 (or should we now say 3.0?). We’ve been interviewing someone new every week since 2010–and we’re still going strong! Check out some of the best interviews I’ve done here–or head over to Travel Writing 2.0 to check out our weekly series.

  • Interview with Chicana feminist travel writer and associate professor Stephanie Elizondo Griest
  • Interview with acclaimed southwest writer Tom Miller
  • Interview with human rights activist and LGBT writer Michael Luongo
  • Interview with literary travel writer Laurie Gough
  • Interview with adventure writer and new media/travel writing teacher Amanda Castleman