an award-winning travel writer who has circled the globe three times
and has dispatched articles from five continents. His stories have
appeared in a wide variety of print and online publications, including
Budget Travel, MSNBC.com, USA Today, Boston Globe, LonelyPlanet.com,
Travel + Leisure, and the South American Explorer.
Leffel is the author of classic The
World's Cheapest Destinations guide, now in its fourth
edition. He is author of Travel
Writing 2.0 — both in its book and blog incarnations — which
we reviewed on
our site as we consider it a useful and insightful book
for travel writers at all levels.
Tim publishes the award-winning Cheapest
Destinations travel blog. He also publishes as an
award-winning web magazine and its associated collaborative
Travel, home to interesting and award-winning stories
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Tim Leffel now lives and writes from Mexico.
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