Amy Gigi Alexander: : Editor-in-Chief, North American Editor

Mexico

“Panorama has a dual purpose: to reconstruct literary travel writing and travel photography, one story and image at a time; and to be a publication that represents a modern, complex world.”

Troy Onyango: Editor

Kenya/England

“Geographical mobility is fantastic, and I would love to do it often, but it’s the imagination – the power to conjure and feel places without being there – that has truly brought meaning to the word travel for me.”

Matthew Webb: Creative Director

England

“We will re-imagine the world by increasing the diversity in our images, as well as in the photographers who make them.”

Anne Louise Avery: European Editor

England

“The most powerful travel writing is not so much the art of empirical description as that of the translation of the individual experience into the universal.”

 

Richard Ali: Africa Editor

Nigeria

“Travel writing is for me a spell that takes me to places with eyes anew, to see myself in spaces familiar and unfamiliar alike and, with Panorama, to bring these delights of my country and all Africa to the world.”

 

Jose Varghese: Asia Editor

India

“Travel writing is a quest for an identity beyond restrictions in an ever changing cultural landscape.”

 

Oceania Editor

Open

 

South America Editor

Open

 

Marie Baleo: Flash Editor

Flash is discipline and generosity, it is to abide by rigid formal rule, and within these bounds, to give one’s absolute best, each word weighed, handpicked.”

David Ishaya Osu: Poetry Editor

England

“I believe travel writing is for all of us. Because the world is for all of us. It is indeed a wonder to move, whether near or far.”

 

Nicolas Sampson: Books Editor

England

Aswin Prasanth: Academic Editor

India

 

Vimi Bajaj: Fiction Editor

USA

“The best fiction surprises not only the reader but first and foremost the writer herself. Travel enhances this ability and takes me farther into the inner landscapes, knowledge of myself.”

Khadija Abdalla Bajaber: Assistant Fiction Editor

Kenya

Molly Ellen Murray: Outdoor Editor

USA

“Exploring teaches us to discover and embrace the beauty, distinction, and otherness that is in every place – especially in our own homes.”

Assistant Outdoor Editor

Open

Kevan Manwaring, Psychogeography Editor

England

 

Faith Adiele: Senior Editor

USA

“Folks of color are the most traveled people on the planet; every time we leave our houses, we travel.”

 

Sarge Lacuesta: Nonfiction Editor

Philippines

“When we travel, we make other places present. When we write about travelling, we make ourselves present.”

 

 

Samuel Autman, Nonfiction Editor

USA

 

Leslie Hsu Oh: Outdoor Editor

USA

“My Navajo name means journey to bring out gifts. That is my goal when I’m travelling.”

 

Richard Oduor Oduku: Senior Editor

Kenya

“Travel writing, for me, is to regain the freedom to see for myself, to drift beyond stifling prescriptions and escape the spectacle of prepackaged news about Africa.”

 

Kristin Winet: Contributor

USA

“Travel gave me the courage to write; feminism, the courage to look differently.”

 

Kerry Beth Neville: Nonfiction Editor

USA

Ernest White II: Nonfiction Editor

USA

“Travel writing is about relaying individual experience in a way that speaks to the greater human experience.”

 

Tolu Daniel: Nonfiction Editor

Nigeria

Nonfiction Editor

Open

Nonfiction Editor

Open

Roland Byagaba: Editorial Apprentice

Uganda

Nartana Premachandra: Editorial Apprentice

USA

Elan Grug Muse: Contributor

 

Wales

 

“Travel writing is about all kinds of things. Sometimes it’s about you and your experience of the world; other times it’s about being a witness to someone or something else’s existence.”

 

 

Shehla Anjum: Contributor

USA

“Travel closes the gaps in our experience and opens our minds to endless possibilities, attainable and unattainable.”

 

 

Amy Foster: Copy Editor

USA

Glenda Price: Copy Editor

Mexico

Paula Read: Copy Editor

Switzerland

Shehla Anjum: Contributor

USA

“Travel closes the gaps in our experience and opens our minds to endless possibilities, attainable and unattainable.”

 

 

Ola Nubi: Contributor

England

“Writing is about rediscovery of the hidden places in yourself, others and your geographical space.”

 

Dan Richards: Contributor

Wales

“To be the big eye and big ear, to relate new scapes and tell wonderful stories — to do a place justice and share the experience, exuberance and joy of worlds unknown, to beckon on — that’s great travel writing to me.”

 

Francisco Martinez: Contributor

USA

Anne Moraa: Contributor

Kenya

Murzban Shroff: Contributor

India

“Travel writing is all about people, places, and beyond: a world without boundaries. As in all forms of writing, it must aspire to wear the mantle of literature: bold, exploratory, sentient.”

Sara Evans: Contributor

England

Lola Akinmade Åkerström: Contributor and Photographer

Sweden 

“Travel means listening. Listening to a place … and trying to understand it as best as I can and respecting it in a way that personally links me to it.”

 

 

Agnieszka Dale: Contributor

England

Aimee Morales: Contributor

Philippines

TA Loeffler: Wandering Editor

Canada

“Travel writing weaves together adventure, metaphor, and the natural world into a universal tapestry of life lessons.”

 

Tivara Tanudjaja: Contributor

Indonesia

Paul McVeigh: Wandering Editor

Ireland

“Growing up in a Belfast ghetto during the Troubles, physical walls kept us in an open-air prison while poverty, politics and religion built mental ones. Travel was an idea. The idea was escape.”

 

Cory Lee: Contributor

USA

Grace Loh Prasad: Contributor

USA

Dharmendar Kanwar: Wandering Editor

India

“Travel writing makes you feel special and in control of how and what you discover – you take on multiple roles – part adventurer, part historian and part tourist guide.”

 

Tina Brobby: Contributor

Canada

Angela Lang: Contributor

Colombia

Eze Ifeanyichukwu Peter: Contributor

Nigeria

Jonathon Engels: Contributor

 

Mexico

 

“Travel writing at its best is the chronicling of a journey that resonates beyond the factual, engaging with the nuances that make all parts of the world simultaneously unique and united.”

 

 

Susan Ito: Contributor

USA

Elizabeth Enslin: Contributor

USA

“In my travels and writing, I’m drawn to the local and everyday: family life, villages without tourist attractions, community organisations, backyard gardens.”

Marie Wiesner: Contributo

Germany

“When you’re on the road you see so many things you didn’t expect: you meet people you never expected to meet, and experience moments so breathtaking that you know you’ll have to write about them.”

Michelle Alipao Chikaonda: Contributor

USA

Kerry Kijewski: Contributor

Canada

Lucy Dureen: Contributor

England

Mary Anne Thomas: Contributor

USA

Christine No: Contributor

USA

Mbizo Chirasha: Contributor

In Exile

Och Gonzalez: Contributor

Philippines

Joelle Renstrom: Contributor

USA

“Travelling is inextricable from living, grieving, reading, teaching, and so many other things; not forcing the separation of these experiences increases their potency and poignancy.” 

 

Steven Law: Contributor

USA

“I’m a contemplative adventurer, and my travel writing is about the inner journey as well as the outdoor world.”

 

Dato Magradze: Wandering Editor

Georgia

“We travel in our adventure every day. It is almost impossible to place a line of the demarcation between the real journey and the imaginative one.”

 

 

Jamilah Malika: Contributor

USA

Anis Ibrahim: Contributor

 

Indonesia

 

Good travel writing goes beyond merely describing a place; it digs deep and tells you how the place transformed the writer, and what it means to her.

 

 

Sa’diyya Nesar: Contributor

Hong Kong

Katrina Woznicki: Contributor

 

USA

 

Real travel narrative transcends the physical journey of being somewhere new and exciting, and shows you how we connect to our world.

 

 

Tanya Ward Goodman: Contributor

USA

David Frankel: Contributor

England

Ky Delaney: Contributor

USA

Travel writing engages the world the same way my four-year old does: seeking connection with relentless curiosity.

 

Noelle de la Paz: Contributor

USA

To write about travel is to confront the larger forces that shape or limit our movement across oceans, across borders, across town.

 

Valerie Piro: Contributor

USA

“Travelling and writing mean challenging perceptions. There is a stereotype that people with disabilities, particularly physical ones, never leave their homes. My response is to leave my home with a mission.”