In addition to spending a lot of time networking in New York City, I also looked for opportunities to meet people closer to home. Aside from attending events at National Geographic headquarters, and happy hours hosted by other bloggers, I began to co-host my own series of happy hours. It was a fun, relaxed way […]
For me, TBEX 2010 was all about meeting new travel bloggers.
This week hundreds of travel bloggers, writers, editors, and PR people are descending on New York City for the 2010 Travel Blog Exchange conference. In addition to sponsored networking events, a host of informal gatherings are springing up in the days leading up to TBEX. To ensure you can keep up with all the publicly […]
In Carolyn’s infinite wisdom, she made a chocolate cake for my departure.
Conversation revolved around travel, blogging, and social media.
March’s venue, as chosen by Stephanie of Twenty-Something Travel, was The Big Hunt.
I descended to the first floor again for Julia Dimon’s talk, “Beyond the Tourist Zone.”
January 28, 2010 – Washington, DC On another crisp Winter eve, the DC travel blogging / writing community came together for drinks at Cafe Asia. This time, I was armed with more than just my Blackberry’s camera, though I learned few people want a bright flash in their eyes at a trendy sushi bar. Next […]
What happens when you confine 20 travel bloggers to a private karaoke room in New York City?
Last Thursday night, I descended upon 92YTribeca in NYC for a panel discussion called Travel Gets Social: The New World of Travel Media. Also in attendance: Maggie Soladay whose tweet about it first caught my eye, Michaela from Briefcase to Backpack, Sherry from Ottsworld, and Brian from No Debt World Travel. Later, I gathered that […]