Marie Barbieri is an award-winning travel writer and photographer. She has been travelling for more than 25 years, and has several hundred published travel articles under her belt. She writes for newsstand
Marie Barbieri is an award-winning travel writer and photographer. She has been travelling for more than 25 years, and has several hundred published travel articles under her belt. She writes for newsstand travel and health magazines, inflight publications, newspapers and award-winning websites. She left her native England 11 years ago for the otherworldly landscapes of Australia, where she now, as an Australian citizen, bases her freelance business. She continues to hemisphere-hop, writing for British, European, North American and Australasian publications.
Marie is a member of the ASTW (Australian Society of Travel Writers) and was a winner at the 2016 ASTW Travel Journalism Awards for Excellence. She was also a finalist at the 2014 ASTW Travel Journalism Awards for Excellence, and a finalist at the SA Media Awards (2016, 2014 and 2013).
Marie has contributed to a diverse range of titles. Australasian clients include: The CEO Magazine; Vacations & travel; Holidays for Couples; Slow Living; Luxury Travel; Our Planet Travel; Asian Geographic; Out & About with Kids; Great Walks; Let's Travel; and Bespoke. UK titles include: Australia & New Zealand; Destination Weddings & Honeymoons Abroad; Good Things; Italia!; and Wanderlust (SA Supplement). Inflight magazines include: Jetstar; Tiger Tales; Going Places; Islands; Paradise; Baltic Outlook; and Yeahbaby. Newspapers include: Dallas Morning News and Vancouver Sun. Marie's work has also featured on websites such as: World Travel Guide; Travel Associates; Flight Centre; travel2next and MyDiscoveries.
Marie has extensive photography archives (samples can be viewed in the Photo Gallery of her website (www.mariebarbieri.weebly.com) and she can provide professional, high-resolution images. She is available to discuss feature or photography assignments, including words/pictures packages.
Bushwalking, hiking, cycling, Australia, South Australia, Adelaide, Sydney, Australia's Coral Coast, the Kimberley, Broome, Tasmania, New Zealand; Canada; Vancouver; Wellington; Christchurch; The Greek Islands, long-distance rail travel, island-hopping, eco-tourism; health, wellbeing, yoga and holistic travel.