Jowe Esguerra: April 2014’s Lady Away

Jowe has been traveling and exploring new lands for as long as she can remember. A native Filipino, her mother took a job in Nigeria shortly after Jowe was born, moving the entire family (Jowe, her parents and older sisters) to the North African nation. “The inquisitive traveler in me started during those years living in Africa,” Jowe recalls, “in the absence of my parents … Continue reading Jowe Esguerra: April 2014’s Lady Away

Becca Powelson: February 2014’s A Lady Away

Becca Powelson gets around. Literally. And this year’s American Airlines Road Warrior winner has no plan to slow down. An Ohio native, Becca graduated from Miami University in 2005 with a degree in Early Childhood Education.  “As a child I knew two things for certain: that I would be a teacher one day and that I wanted to celebrate every birthday at McDonald’s forever.” But, as many … Continue reading Becca Powelson: February 2014’s A Lady Away

Meet Loren, the DTourist to Australia!

I’m so excited to introduce you to Loren Klein, the next DTourist to cover a continent for DoubleTree by Hilton! Loren (along with his wife, Kristen) leave for Australia on Tuesday, January 21 and I cannot wait to follow along on their adventure. Loren is a gifted artist and designer and I know that his photos, videos and posts from Down Under are going to … Continue reading Meet Loren, the DTourist to Australia!

Abbie Synan: January 2014’s A Lady Away

A new segment for this new year, I’m excited introduce my readers to Abbie Synan. I first met Abbie at TBEX in Toronto last spring and was happy to reunite with her at TBEX in Dublin in October. Abbie is an energetic, fun and always has a hilarious story up her sleeve. This globe trotting giggler recently returned from exploring Europe and is setting out … Continue reading Abbie Synan: January 2014’s A Lady Away

Meet Jen, DTourist to the Middle East and Africa!

I had the pleasure of meeting Jen when I was in London on my DTour. We enjoyed a lovely sushi dinner, ventured to the Charles Dickens Museum and strolled through central London to taste our way around Borough Market. Jen and I were fast friends and I’m sure our paths will cross again. She left on her DTour a couple of days ago and I’m … Continue reading Meet Jen, DTourist to the Middle East and Africa!

Meet Virginia, the North American DTourist!

I’ve been back from my DTour to Europe for three days now and all that I was able to do and experience doesn’t even seem real! I have plenty of photos and videos to sift through and edit and have several travel stories and write ups in the works. I’m just barely over my jet lag and off goes Virginia – the second of the … Continue reading Meet Virginia, the North American DTourist!