Our writers and photographers come from a diverse set of backgrounds and experiences. They all share a love for travel and faithfully search out each destinations hidden secrets.
Hi, I am Shelley, editor, travel writer, photojournalist, storyteller, chef, and incurable globetrotter.
“Traveling is much more than just site-seeing. It’s about discovery and experiencing new places, sounds, cultures, cuisines, and libations. Sometimes where you travel to is the main purpose for your visit, but more times than not, it is only part of the experience.”
Hi I’m Donna, travel writer and photographer from Texas
Discovering our new corners of the world has been amazing and wonderous. There are new escapades in the works. Where will our next adventure take us? You will just have to follow us to see.
Betsi and Jim Hill are a dynamic power-house duo who love to write, photograph, and share their travel finds with readers. This couple has been married for 31 years, and work well as a team, whether they are exploring a destination or sailing the high seas onboard their 34’ catamaran, Saltwater Gypsea.
Aloha! I’m Noreen, a travel writer and photographer from San Diego, California. I have loved traveling since childhood and was so fortunate for the opportunities to see exotic places like the Pyramids of Egypt, the Roman Coliseum and swim in the Dead Sea. I married a Naval Officer and travels continued to take me around the world.
Alluring Travel Lounge
The ideal place to read first-hand travel insights and be moved by what’s going on globally in culture, destinations, cuisines and stories that will touch your heart.