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Nancy Brown is a lover of all things travel-related.  She has combined her passion for travel with her professional writing career.

After graduating from Journalism school and working in public relations she has backpacked through Europe; sailed over Alcatraz in a Zeppelin, rode horseback through Montana, hot air ballooned in wine country, floated under the Golden Gate Bridge on a SuperLiner cruise ship and fly fished in Alaska.  She has traveled via Amtrak train,  lodge hopped in float planes, helicoptered in Hawaii, motorcycled in Greece and boarded the wrong bus while visiting Germany’s Neuschwanstein Castle.

Nancy writes a travel column, “What a Trip” for the Contra Costa Times Lamorinda Sun, a publication of Media News Group.  She writes luxury hotel reviews for HotelScoop.com and is the on-line Travel Editor for Diablo magazine. Her articles have been featured in Alaska Airlines magazine, Shape Magazine, At Home Tennessee Magazine, the Chicago Tribune, Contra Costa Times, Oakland Tribune, San Jose Mercury News and Tri-Valley Herald.

Horse lovers will find her on the Writing Horseback blog.   She is a member of Bay Area Travel Writers (BATW), BlogHer, Matador and Travelwriters.com.  She also owns a public relations consulting business.