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by Beth Whitman (November 19th, 2012)

The Wanderlust and Lipstick newsletter has more 8,500 subscribers. Are you one? If so, we’d love to hear what you think about it. Please take a moment to fill out this very brief questionnaire so that we can best provide you with the information you’re looking for in a newsletter. To, uh, bribe you into […]

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On the Road This Week in Orlando and Colorado

by Beth Whitman (September 12th, 2010)

I’m on the road this week with a few speaking gigs! Today I’m speaking at The Travel Bloggers Show in Orlando. This is an event that is part of The Trade Show, where representatives for hotels, tourism boards, etc. can meet travel agents to bring awareness to their destinations and services. This is the first […]

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Paraplegic to Climb Mt. Kili

by Beth Whitman (September 17th, 2009)

There are a lot of unsung heroes out there. Without a doubt, I would venture to say that Chris Waddell is one of them. Chris is leaving the U.S. on Sunday for Africa. He’s going to climb Mt. Kilimanjaro. Not so special until you know that Chris is a paraplegic. If he succeeds, he’ll be […]

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Traveling with Kids Events – Seattle

by Beth Whitman (April 14th, 2009)

For you parents in the Seattle-area, come on out for the book release of Wanderlust and Lipstick: Traveling with Kids. Written by Leslie Forsberg and Michelle Duffy, this is THE practical (yet fun) guide to help you navigate the world with your children. Not only do Leslie and Michelle offer up their well-tested travel experiences, […]

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Adventure Heroes & Wend Magazine

by Beth Whitman (April 2nd, 2009)

When I was at the Adventures in Travel Expo in DC a couple of months ago, I had dinner with a group of folks affiliated with National Geographic. Included in that fascinating group were Deia Schlosberg and Gregg Treinish. Deia and Gregg were named 2008 Nat Geo Adventurers of the Year for having spent 2 […]

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Meet Me In: Bay Area or DC

by Beth Whitman (February 17th, 2009)

  Live from the Bay Area, it’s ME! Swing on by an REI this week and I’ll regale you with tales of travel and give you more tips than you thought possible. Come on, it’s raining here, don’tcha wanna duck inside to do some armchair traveling? Here’s the skinny on Wandering the World: Essential Tips […]

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Meet Me In: NYC or The Bay Area!

by Beth Whitman (January 22nd, 2009)

Signing books at 2008 New York Times Travel Show Quick calendar update here. I’ll be speaking in a couple of weeks at the New York Times Travel Show at the Jacob Javits Center. I’ll be part of a panel on Sunday, February 8th on how to make your WILD travel dreams a reality. My topic […]

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Wanderlust in the News

by Beth Whitman (October 28th, 2008)

On Sunday, I made The Times of India. How totally cool is that? I was contacted last week by TOI contributor, Pallavi Srivastava, who had some interesting questions for me about travel to India from a woman’s perspective. I had no idea what the angle of the story was to be but it turned out […]

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Women Gather for Travel Themed Evening

by Beth Whitman (October 20th, 2008)

Last week, I had the distinct pleasure of being part of an evening of Wine, Women and Wandering which was hosted at the Eileen Fisher clothing store in downtown Seattle. The idea behind the evening was to encourage other women to pursue their dreams, be it as a businesswoman or adventurer. It was organized by […]

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WanderGal on KUOW’s Sound Focus

by Beth Whitman (October 1st, 2008)

Late last week, KUOW’s Jeannie Yandel aired an interview with this WanderGal about, well, not so much “traveling”, my favorite topic, but about coming home to Seattle AFTER traveling. Whether you are from the Pacific Northwest or not, you might pick up some tips for enjoying your own hometown after you get back from journeying […]

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