My Freelance Writing Portfolio

I take huge pride in creating a catalog of travel writing both on my blog and elsewhere on the internet.
Scroll down to see highlights of my freelance travel writing portfolio, as well as my full list of bylines and guest posts/interviews.

Is Space Tourism Finally Within Our Reach?

Read on The Establishment

7 Unforgettable Experiences Close to Home

Read on AFAR

Coffee, Cigarettes, More Cigarettes...

Read on Roads & Kingdoms

Space Tourism Has Begun - Experience It

Read on Mapquest

14 Free Things to Do in Seattle

Read on Lonely Planet

10 Tastes that Define Seattle

Read on Matador Network

7 Insane Adventures You Must Have in Jordan

Read on iExplore

Cheaper Ways to Visit Alaska this Summer

Read on Yahoo

Other Highlights in my Portfolio

2017 Bylines 

2017-02-19 – Is Space Tourism Finally Within Our Reach? (The Establishment)
2017-03-06 – 8 Surprising Benefits of Study Abroad (Go Overseas)
2017-05-25 – Should I Attend Grad School Abroad? [QUIZ] (Go Overseas)
2017-07-01 – 9 Ways Oakland Won my Heart in a Day (Matador)
Download: All 2014-2015 Bylines, All 2016 Bylines

Interviews, Guest Posts & Other Press

– 2014 –

2014-08-22  Travel Stories Roundup featuring Walking Incubators (Hayo Magazine)

2014-11-20 – Travelling Beauties Series (EcoTripSos)

– 2015 –

2015-01-12 – WorkTravel Veterans: Valerie Stimac, Valerie & Valise (WorkTravelTech)

 2014-04-16 – Featured Blogger: Valerie & Valise (Samantha En Route)

2015-06-10 –  The 51 Coolest Side Projects We’ve Ever Seen (The Muse)

 2015-06-14 – Food Bloggers Reveal Their Favorite Foodie Cities Around The World (Soothed in the City)

2015-07-25 – Do Seattle As the Locals Do (Travellous World)

2015-09-09 – Local Tips from Bloggers On Exploring Their Hometowns (Traveling Nine to Fiver)

 2015-10-08 – Profile: Valerie Stimac, writer & community manager extraordinaire (CloudPeeps)

 2015-11-30 – Overheard Whilst Travelling – Rockies’ Rebel (Two Scots Abroad)

– 2016 –

2016-02-19 – Introducing Valerie Stimac, TBS Virtual Assistant (Travel Blog Success)

2016-03-08 – Top 8 Surprisingly Awesome Cities to Visit in 2016 (Hepcat Hannah)

2016-03-15 – Locals Give Their Thoughts on the United States (Lindo Korchi)

2016-03-29 – 10 Books to Inspire Your Writing (Pink Pangea)

2016-03-31 – Expat Interview: Moving to London to Study (Migrating Miss)

2016-05-20 – Introducing the 2016 Editors of GoGo This Week (Gogobot)

2016-05-31 – Travel Bloggers Share Their Photography Tips (Sarah Sees the World)

2016-06-09 – 10 Travel Writers Tell of Their First Publication Experiences (MatadorU)

2016-06-23 – Here’s How to Find the Best Food in Any Destination (The Culinary Travel Guide)

2016-07-07 – Featuring: Valerie Stimac, Travel Blogger (AlexFinds)

2016-08-02 – Travel in The Middle East: Beyond The Headlines (Stride Travel)

2016-09-21 – True Life as a Remote Freelancer with Valerie Stimac (The Art of Personal Growth Podcast)

2016-10-01 – Getting to Know Valerie, Valerie & Valise (Sushiyama Travels)

2016-11-16 –  5 Minutes with Valerie Stimac (McCool Travel)

Contact Me

If you need a freelance travel writer, or would like to interview me or have me do a guest post on your site, please contact me using the form below.

The map pins mark my upcoming travel destinations. If you have an interest in working with me in these or another destination, also use the form below.