STEPHANIE OSWALD, Editor-In-Chief of TRAVELGIRL Magazine, Award-Winning International Travel Expert
With Fourth of July fast approaching, what’s on your travel itinerary? There are certain icons of freedom that every American should visit at least once in his or her lifetime. No matter how many times you’ve seen pictures of these shrines to our nation’s heroes and heritage, it’s a star-spangled thrill to witness them in person. They appeal to our patriotism and love of liberty and remind us what it means to be an American. Award-Winning International travel expert Stephanie Oswald is available for live interviews with some suggestions on the best patriotic getaways. From coast to coast, she will discuss everything from the top destinations to how to get the best deals for your perfect patriotic getaway.
Some of the Unique Insider Patriotic Travel Tips Stephanie offer are:
• If Possible, Play It By Ear: The trick is to be flexible with your travel plans to get the most mileage from your dollar.
• Start Your Paperwork: Now: First things first. Even if you don’t have a specific destination in mind, get your travel paperwork done now.
• Pick the Patriotic Destination That Suits Your Personality
• Go All-Inclusive: Bundled pricing makes your vacation planning easy.
• Check out the Extras: Be sure to look for and compare extras when making your booking decision.
• Go Online ASAP: Let online travel tools do the hard work for you
More About Stephanie Oswald:
As the Editor-in-Chief of travelgirl magazine, a Web Correspondent for The Weather Channel, and seasoned travel correspondent for CNN, she has reported on everything from stress-relieving spa treatments and unique escapes around the world to the human side of a hurricane. She is the co-founder of travelgirl — the first national travel magazine to launch after the events of 9/11. The travel and lifestyle publication was chosen by industry leader Mr. Magazine as one of the “most notable” launches of 2003. Oswald is a native New Yorker who spent 13 years globetrotting as CNN’s travel correspondent and host of the weekend program, CNN Travel Now. In 2003, she also launched a groundbreaking series called The Weather Channel Road Crew that showcased the “fun” side of weather. In 2004, she filed written and audio reports during Hurricanes Ivan and Jeanne as the very first Web Correspondent for Weather.com. As anchor and correspondent for CNN Travel Now, a weekly program on worldwide destinations, travel trends and cuisine, Oswald specialized in adventure travel, filing reports from Europe, South America, Asia and the Caribbean. One series took her into the depths of Papua New Guinea for a rare and eye-opening look at the Huli Wigmen. Her reports also appeared on CNN Headline News, CNN in-flight programming for Delta Air Lines, CNN International and the CNN Airport Network. Immediately after 9/11, she filed human interest stories on the crisis for CNN, and covered the impact on the travel industry during live studio reports on CNN Headline News.
Stephanie’s website (www.travelgirlinc.com)