Adam McCulloch

Adam McCulloch is an award-winning travel writer and photographer. His work has appeared in Travel + Leisure, Condé Nast Traveler, Lonely Planet, Harper's Bazaar, Robb Report, and many other publications. Before becoming a writer, Adam was a visual effects art director in the film industry. In addition to his travel writing, he is also an accomplished fiction writer who has won dozens of awards for his novels and screenplays. Originally from Australia, Adam has lived in New York City and Mexico. He currently resides in Palm Springs.

• 15+ years of experience as a travel writer
• Won a North American Travel Journalist Association Award for his story on India for enRoute magazine
• Won numerous awards for his first novel, "The Silver Trail," including a First Pages Prize at the Stockholm Writers Festival and a James Jones First Novel Fellowship
• Included in the Top 10 of the 2022 Launch Pad Prose Competition for his novel “Flood Money”
• Received a bachelor's degree in industrial design from the University of South Australia
• Received a post-graduate diploma in film from the University of Melbourne

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