Authors

Alexis

Alexis Humphrey

Alexis is a solo travel junkie, having slowly migrated across 45 countries in the past ten years. Playing with words makes Alexis a very happy girl, but if at the end of the day it can be washed down with a daring cocktail and an unidentifiable plate of food, then she's really living the dream. Currently dabbling in content creation and travel journalism, she is a Twitter fanatic and a optimistic linguist!

Anna

Anna Snyder

Anna is a freelance writer who studied creative writing at NUI, Galway and used to work as an English teacher in Moscow. She enjoys knitting and travelling and is currently exploring South America looking for ideas for her novel.

Bala Chambers

Bala Chambers

Bala is a true Latin American enthusiast who is deeply enamoured by the whole continent. He has made it his quest to cover every inch of Latin America, to posses insight into every Hispanic dialect and to unearth all if its cultural gems. He is also a Boca Juniors (Argentina) fan.

Benjamin Harris

Benjamin Harris

Ben, 24 years young, currently resides in Buenos Aires, Argentina where he has lived, loved, and written for the past three years. He enjoys sipping mate, living out his passions, and helping people find theirs.

Clare Hopping

Clare Hopping

Clare has been writing for ten years and although she hasn't quite mastered writing in another language, she can speak conversational Spanish and a little Portuguese.

Dani

Dani Barrow

Dani is a writer and traveller living in Buenos Aires but is originally from Texas. She collects post cards, languages, and tattoos. She can also find her way around a kitchen.

Dawn Hammon

Dawn Hammon

Dawn has thrived in freelance writing and editor roles for nearly a decade. She has lived, worked, and attended school in Oregon for many years and currently spends her days convincing her children she is still smarter than them and creating new experiences with her husband of 24 years. When she is not providing stellar online content for local, national, and international businesses, you might find her backpacking the nearby hills and valleys, travelling to remote parts of the globe, or expanding her vocabulary in a competitive game of Scrabble.

Deb

Deb Cress

Deb is an English graduate who runs a children's book and storytelling business, as well as being a person centred counselor. With a passion for food, travel and culture, Deb likes to fit in as much freelance writing as possible.

Dusty

Dusty Fox

Dusty is a full-time freelance writer and world traveler who prefers not to sit still for very long. She's on a lifelong mission to perfect her Spanish and blend in with the locals as she travels through Latin America and beyond.

Emily Edgar

Emily Edgar

Emily is a Fordham University graduate in Psychology, and lives in New York City. She loves to learn and write about language, especially when it relates to her passions: art and culture.

Emma

Emma-Louise Bond

Emma is a freelance writer who is currently writing and eating her way through South America. She studied journalism and theatre at NYU, and is currently roaming through the continent, looking for ideas for her next novel.

Immanuel

Immanuel Byoma

Immanuel graduated from the University of Southam with a BSc in Economics. He now teaches ICT and Creative Writing and loves every moment. Immanuel loves meeting people of different backgrounds and has a sweet spot for international foods....yum!

Jessica Dillow

Jessica Dillow

Jessica Dillow currently lives in Madrid and is a freelance copywriter and author of Be Your Finest Self. She is a vegan yogi who loves to run and read when she’s not in the middle of traveling. Right now she’s only fluent in English, but she loves the process of learning Spanish and French.

John Verling

John Verling is a writer, broadcaster and freelance journalist. He writes features for newspapers and magazines and has a love for a good story. John’s interest in language comes from listening to others and from his father, who was an old-school Greek and Latin scholar. John speaks a little French, some German and can hold a conversation in Irish.

Katie

Katie Collom

Born in the USA and raised in Mexico, Katie has been navigating two starkly different cultures her entire life. Since obtaining a degree as a Professional Dancer and a B.A. in Asian Cultures and Languages, Katie has been traveling extensively throughout Asia teaching English, writing, and dancing along the way. Check out her personal travel blog here: http://strayrhetorist.com/

Katy Morton

Katy Morton

Katy is a 29-year-old freelance journalist who can speak English (native), French and German.

Kelly Wang

Kelly Wang

Kelly is an English teacher who has left her beloved Yorkshire in pursuit of cake. If you can find a better reason to travel around Europe than eating, she will be intrigued to hear about it. Currently based in pretty Valencia, Spain, her students learned quickly that the best way to keep her happy is to provide her with caffeine at regular intervals.

Kyra Bonsu

Kyra Bonsu

Kyra Assibey-Bonsu was born in Plano, Texas to two outstanding Ghanaian parents, she has a BA from Tufts University in International Relations and Spanish and she currently resides in Buenos Aires, Argentina. She enjoys spending her days exploring a good museum, new neighborhoods, and trying a variety of foods. She dreams to one day to be the star of a historical reenactment.

Matthew

Matthew Dancis

Matthew is a freelance writer who studied Communications with a special focus in public relations and media studies at Drexel University in Philadelphia, USA. Matthew also works as an English teacher in Buenos Aires, Argentina, and spends his free time exploring South America. He is passionate about music, politics, and travel.

Patrick Haddad

Patrick Haddad

Patrick currently lives in Berlin, where he first moved to and explored two and a half years ago. He has worked in education for seven years, wears black as much as possible, and writes because he likes it.

Qing (Nancy) Xia

Qing (Nancy) Xia

Qing (Nancy) is a Chinese girl born in the UK, fluent in Chinese as well as English, who is currently studying French, German and a little bit of Japanese. She dabbles in a bit of everything, including music, doodling and video games, but she's passionate about writing and she'd love to travel the world one day - not only for the new languages and culture, but for the food too!

Rachael

Rachael Brandt

Rachael is a writer, currently traveling through South America. She enjoys learning new languages and constantly carries a notebook and camera with her, always ready to record new memories.

Sam

Sam Brinson

Sam is a New Zealander with a passion for writing, music and design. From his home in Argentina, he enjoys writing song lyrics and loves to create anything that is unusual or unexpected. Ambition: to compose music for a film.

Sean Goodier

Sean Goodier

Sean is half Australian, half Thai who relocated to Bangkok, Thailand from Sydney, Australia four years ago where he now attends an international school and experiences the various cultural spectacles the city has to offer.

Sophie

Sophie Davies

Sophie is a blogger of all things fascinating. She studied writing and business, and currently resides in Buenos Aires with pen and paper.

Tanya Stankeva

Tanya Stankeva

As an M.A. in British and American literature, Tanya has always been interested in language – from pronunciation to etymology and from recent developments to loan words. With her passion for the role of language in communication, power and negotiation, Tanya provides valuable insight for the community of Language Trainers.

Teresa Mupas

Teresa Mupas is a writer and poet currently surviving the rain, teaching EFL, and stumbling through the learning blocks of the Spanish and Galician languages in Northwest Spain. Previously she taught English in central Thailand and the United States. She likes paper books, daydreaming, jigsaw puzzles, long mealversations, and compact items that fit neatly and quietly in carry-ons. You can follow her travels on IG @teresamupas.

Tracy Thomas

Tracy Thomas

Tracy is passionate about the power of language and how it can make our lives more meaningful. She uses introspective storytelling techniques in her life coaching practice and combines this with her love for travel and foreign culture, to explore why travelling and working abroad is such a life-changing experience. Infected with the travel bug, her urge to never stop searching and exploring is both a blessing and a curse.