Sarah Reid

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Sarah Reid is an award-winning Australian freelance travel writer, editor, author, and sustainable travel expert with a passion for positive impact travel. Sarah has traversed more than 120 countries to research articles for leading travel titles around the world and has a passion for inspiring travel that benefits destinations as much as visitors.

• 20+ years of experience working as a journalist and editor
• Australian Society of Travel Writers' 2020 Travel Writer of the Year
• 2020 Travel Media Awards Specialist Travel Writer of the Year
• Author of “The Sustainable Travel Handbook” and “The Solo Travel Handbook,” published by Lonely Planet
• Co-author of more than 20 travel guides and reference books, including “Sustainable Escapes,” published by Lonely Planet
• Received a bachelor’s degree in journalism and a graduate certificate in sustainable tourism management


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