Cell: +64 21 158 2816
Join me on my next one-day travel writing workshop
in Wellington, New Zealand (September 2013)
(OR invite me to present this workshop in your area or at your book or writing festival)
My 2012 adventure was a river cruise with Viking River Cruises in July 2012: from Amsterdam to Budapest & 3 days in Prague.
Real travel, real adventures, real stories, real photos
Email me for a copy of my writing CV
My next big trip is to Borneo in June 2013 - including 3 days at the Rainforest World Music Festival
"SURVIVING SUICIDE: A MOTHER'S STORY"
paperback $US 15.00 (NZ $20) Includes postage Contact me directly to buy the paper version
Read my authentic travel tales that make people think "I want to go there" or conversely, "that's the last place I'd want to be".
My grandmother called me the "how, why and when girl" and curiosity is the first thing I pack when travelling, an essential, lightweight item.
Naked in Budapest: travels with a passionate nomad
E-book only $us4.99 read the first 10% then buy here
Corporate clients for my travel writing have included
Yahoo Travel!, Frommers, NileGuide
Member of: TRAVCOM (NZ Travel Communicators Assn) NZSA (NZ Society of Authors) and the International Travel Writers Alliance
The rental car company I use in New Zealand (Auckland, Christchurch & Picton) is Rental Cars NZ
Check out my blogs
Follow me on Twitter @kiwitravwriter and most social media
I'm on the '101 Most Awesome Adventure & Travel Twitterers You Should Be Following” list."
It's a "list of awesome people who embody passion, adventure, and share their best traveling tips via Twitter."
See some Christchurch earthquake photos I took in my neighborhood (September 2010) in the hours after the first quake
Upcoming print articles include
Lifestyler Magazine.Canada "Mediating in Thailand - can I remain silent for 10 days?"
American Birding Association Magazine "A travel writer among birders - Gujarat, India"
Recent articles published in Travel New Zealand magazine: Northland, New Zealand and another December 2012 on Maori Tourism; Lattitude, River Cruising.
Just a few other websites I feature on (just search for kiwitravelwriter or hapeta)
Photos and stories published in numerous print travel publications including, but not only ...
Singapore Airline Priority Magazine
South China Morning Post
New Zealand Listener
Morning Calm (Korean Airlines)
Kia Ora (Air NZ)
Open Skies (Emirates)
NZ Women's Weekly
Sydney Morning Herald
The Press (NZ)
Australia New Zealand (UK)
Wild Tomato (NZ)
For anything related to my work contact me kiwitravelwriter AT gmail.com or on the form on my contact page.
- For a motivating speaker for your group, organisation, festival
- To commission freelance work - this pen is for hire