Claudia Laroye is a freelance travel writer, blogger, editor and content creator. She lives in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, with her husband and two sons. Claudia is the Founding Editor of Claudia Travels (and formerly The Travelling Mom); and is a Contributing Editor for Twist Travel Magazine, and Editor at and Vacay Network.

Claudia’s freelance work includes a variety of domestic and international print publications. She writes about adventure, family, luxury, solo, women, 50+ and sustainable travel. Her publications include; Air Canada enRoute magazine, Globe & Mail, Lonely Planet, Explore Magazine, Canadian Traveller, Saturday Evening Post, World Nomads, WestJet Magazine, TravelAge West, Dreamscapes and BCAA’s Westworld Magazines, Matador, Fodor’s, Hotel-Addict, TravelZoo, Travel Mamas, Ultimate Family Vacations Magazine, the Wayward Post, Family Fun Canada, Walking On Travel, Travel Underwriters, and other travel sites on the web.

Claudia is a travel expert, and is happy to answer media enquiries. She has been interviewed by print, radio, and television media, including; the New York Times, Times of Israel, BT Vancouver television, CBC Radio, CBC Television, the Globe and Mail, Vancouver Sun, Modern Mississauga Magazine, West Coast Families, and Tourism Vancouver. Claudia is a member of the Adventure Travel Trade Association (ATTA) Society of American Travel Writers (SATW) and the Travel Media Association of Canada (TMAC).

Claudia welcomes the opportunity to partner with travel brands, destinations, tourism bureaus, and DMOs. She has worked with Rogers Communications, RBC Avion, BCAA, Icebreaker, Lonely Planet, Monograms Travel, Rocky Mountaineer, Travel Mindset, CityPASS, Destination British Columbia, Fairmont Hotels, Cariboo Chilcotin Coast Tourism, Ski Utah, Las Vegas, Louisiana Travel, Visit California, Coastal Mississippi, Southern California, Tourism Whistler, Banff Lake Louise Tourism, Sun Peaks Resort, Tourism Jasper, Tourism Quebec, Tourism Vancouver, Sunshine Coast Tourism, Tourism Saskatoon, Newport Beach CVB, Tourism Harrison Hot Springs, Big White Resort, Langley Tourism, Wyndham Vacation Rentals, Villa del Palmar at the Islands of Loreto, Visit Parksville Qualicum Beach, Banff Jasper Collection, Tempe Tourism, Tourism Flanders, Tourism Switzerland, Myrtle Beach CVB, OPAL Resorts, Travel Underwriters, and Visit Jordan Tourism Board.

Press + Other Outlets

Claudia is a freelance travel journalist and writes for a wide variety of print and online publications around the world. This is a round-up of travel articles and media features that she has written or appeared in as a travel expert.

Globe and Mail

Running on Empty: Electric Vehicles and the tourism opportunity to be had

How to fulfill teenage wanderlust in the pandemic era – Interview

Air Canada’s enRoute Magazine

A Perfect Day on Bowen Island, British Columbia

Walking the Cheese Route – May/June 2021

A Perfect Day in Richmond, British Columbia

Breakfast Television Vancouver

Tips for Camping in British Columbia

Tips on Skiing at BC Ski Resorts

How to Pack for a Family Trip

How Tech enables Family Travel

Canadian Instagrammers reveal the most photogenic spots in Canada – Featured

CBC Radio

BC Almanac Interview: London Attacks and Travel Plans – Interview

Cross Country Check Up: The Great Canadian Road Trip – Interview

BC Almanac Interview: Camping in British Columbia – Interview

On the Coast: Parent Project – Family Travel Tips – Interview

Dreamscapes Magazine

Ultimate Luxury in the Wilds of B.C.

Explore the Natural Side of Myrtle Beach

Explore Magazine

5 of the Best Self-Contained Backcountry Lodges in British Columbia

10 Best Winter Hikes near Vancouver

Encounters with Grizzlies in Desolation Sound

10 Unique Places to Pitch a  in Tent in Ontario this Summer

8 Easy, Family-Friendly Hiking Trails near Halifax, Nova Scotia

8 Easy, Kid-Friendly Hiking Trails for the Whole Family Near Toronto

Sleeping with Wolves at Parc Omega, Outaouais, Quebec

Kayaking with beluga whales in Churchill, Manitoba

Going Her Own Way: Adventure and Solo Woman Travel

Family Fun Canada

We will fly again: Guidelines for Air Travel

7 Great National Historic Sites in Metro Vancouver

Pandemic Proof Holiday Activities

An Autumnal Escape to Kelowna

9 Reasons to get away to Victoria this fall

Tales of Travel Fails – Terrible trains, awful airplanes, ticket terrors

California Road Trip – Cruising the California coast on Highway 1

Enjoying the Force and the Pork at Oliver’s Pig Out Festival

Kamloops’ Annual Halloween Spookloops Festivities

Loving Las Vegas with Teens

Six Ways to Enjoy Exhilarating Family Adventures in Laval

How to Navigate the Lights of Broadway with Teenagers 

Most Canadian Things to do this Summer

Travel Tips from the Travel Pros

The Best Family-Friendly Mountains in Canada

Traveling with Teenagers

Flight Network

Top 100 Canadian Travel BlogsFeature

Fodor’s Travel

22 Interesting and Fun Tours in New York City 

Think Outside the Tent: 9 Unique Ways to Camp in Canada

Globe and Mail

Tourists share tips for traveling through Jordan – Interview

Plot a Road Trip to Canada’s Best Child-Friendly Historic Sites – Interview

Road Trip? Suddenly My Husband’s a Superstar Organizer  – Interview

Pack Patience – and Prescriptions: Tips for Travelling with Elderly Parents – Interview

How to Plan the Perfect Cross-Canada Road Trip – Interview


Moxy East Village taps into a rock vibe for a guest stay that hits the high notes

New York Glam Meets French Pied-a-Terre at Westhouse NYC

Lightfoot Travel

Going off grid on Brazil’s East Coast

Lonely Planet

Jordan’s Life Aquatic: Surprising Watery Adventures in the Desert

Lonely Planet Kids

25 City Adventures for Families (Ebook: Section – Rome)


7 Reasons you NEED to Experience Whistler’s Epic Mountain Culture

Modern Mississauga

The New Modern: Navigating How We Travel – Interview 

New York Times

Looking for Togetherness on Your Family Trip? Try Staying in a Hostel – Interview

Saturday Evening Post

Ancient Labyrinths Provide Meditative Relief in a Pandemic Age

How a Black Pioneer turned Fish into Gold

Times of Israel

How Travel will Change after Coronavirus – Interview 


Getting Golden at Purcell Mountain Lodge

5 Viking Sites and Ruins in Sweden

It Begins with Bula at Fiji’s Castaway Island

Land Tour Trends for Family Travelers in 2019

Travelzoo Canada

Unique Ways to Camp in Canada’s National Parks

Twist Travel Magazine

Spring 2021 Magazine Issue: (Travel Fails; Epic Treehouses; Vancouver Cherry Blossom Season)

Fall/Winter 2020 Magazine Issue: Feature: Quebec in Winter; SkiBig3 in Banff; California Roadtrips)

Spring/Summer 2020 Magazine Issue

Fall/Winter 2019 Magazine Issue (Feature: Banff, Alberta)

Spring/Summer 2019 Magazine Issue (Feature: Baden-Baden, Germany)

Five Amazing Winter Bars in the United States

Get Tagging! At Berlin’s Paint Your First Graffiti

Ultimate Family Vacations

The highs and lows of an alpine overnight hike with kids in Switzerland

Bond Voyage: Cruising the Mexican Riviera

Vancouver is Awesome

Channelling your inner scientist in Churchill, Manitoba

Vancouver Sun

Glaciers, Grizzlies and Grand Tours

Celebrating culture, cuisine and community on Salt Spring Island

48 Hours in Carmel-by-the-Sea, California

Why they aren’t throwing parties in the streets of Paraty, Brazil

Finding Wellness among the Pines and Peaks of Banff

Experience Peak Luxury with Rocky Mountaineer

20 Best Places to Travel in Canada for 2021

Tourism Week encourages Canadians to Come to the Rescue

Escape from Home with Indigenous Experiences for Summer

Travel Journalists ponder rate status of America as a destination

Rediscovering the Allure of Lake Louise and Banff

Comfort, Cuisine and Culture in Naramata

Westcoast Distillers create festive libations for the holidays

At Halloween, Canadians embrace traditions that originate in Ireland

Four Birding Excursions in British Columbia

4 British Columbia Properties reopening with success

Vancouver Hotels reopen with caution and care for guest safety

In BC, Wine Industry talks climate change challenge and solutions

Vive la France at the Vancouver International Wine Festival

Roll through Vancouver on an e-bike tour

Dipping into Nordic Spas in Quebec

WestJet Magazine

A Guide to Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

Westworld Magazine

Westworld BC – Ski Free Family Fun at British Columbia Ski Resorts

Westworld BC – Vancouver’s Hidden Gems

World Nomads

How to Travel well with Kids – Yours and Others


Wildlife Canada Series: Polar Bears in Churchill, Manitoba

The Huffington Post

Canada’s Best Winter Adventures (featured)

Travel Mamas

All-Inclusive Beach Thanksgiving Vacations for Families

Tips for Visiting Fabulous Fiji with Kids and Teens

10 Fantastique Things to Do with Kids in Montreal

Sonoma Valley Romantic Getaway at Applewood Inn

What to Buy for a Cruise to Maximize Fun and Good Health

Best Toys for Car Trips to Buy Before You Hit the Road

Audiobook for Family Road Trips that Kids AND Parents Enjoy

Cabo San Lucas Tours That Add Excitement to Your Beach Vacation

Canada in 2017 – Why to make THIS the Year You Visit

Clayoquot Wilderness Resort with Kids

Considering Cabo? Here’s Why to Book Marina Fiesta Resort

How to Save Monday on First Class Flights

Tips for Traveling with your Pet to Add Joy to the Journey

10 Fantastique Things to do in Montreal with Kids

10 Incredible Hot Springs for Families

Tips for Saving Money on Vacation Transportation

Yosemite National Park for First Timers

Why Book a Stay at Tanya Lodge at Yosemite National Park

8 Myrtle Beach Family Activities and Attractions You’ll Love

Snowbound Family Fun at Sun Peaks Ski Resort in British Columbia

9 Sanity Saving Holiday Airport Security Tips

Peace and Remembrance in Flanders Fields, Belgium

8 Travel Fails to Avoid on Your Next Trip

Finding Vitality and Wellness at Mountain Trek Retreat, BC

Tips for Visiting Canada’s Wonderland Theme Park

Palm Springs Romantic Getaway

5 Quirky Museums for Kids in the U.S. 

Wizarding World of Harry Potter Tips for Super Fans and Non-Fans

Seattle Christmas Season Fun

All-Inclusive Beach Luxury at Westin Playa Conchal, Costa Rica

Things to do in Boise with Kids

Safety Tips to Prevent Losing Your Child in a Public Place

Things to Do with Kids in Whistler in Summer

Vancouver Island Treasures – Parksville & Qualicum Beach

Why Carnival Cruise with Teens

Why Travel to Jordan

Babymoon tips for Parents-to-Be

Winter Vancouver Girlfriend Getaway

Ojai Babymoon – One Last Southern California Hurrah Before Baby

A Beachy Keen Romantic Pismo Beach Getaway

Skiing with Kids in Adelboden, Switzerland

All Aboard! Train Travel with Kids in Switzerland

Tips for Visiting Europe with Kids

Niagara Falls – Beyond the Kitsch

Sheraton Kauai Resort Review – Oh What a Beach!

Oahu with Kids – Attractions the Whole Family will Love

Sheraton Waikiki – Bustling Hotel in the Heart of Waikiki

Kauai’s Spirit of Aloha, Family-style

Romantic Getaway in Whistler, British Columbia

Skiing with the Kids in Whistler, British Columbia

Big Family Fun at Big White Ski Resort

Vancouver’s Granville Island: Foodie Paradise Found

Hostels with Kids: Pourquoi Pas?

Christmas Fun in Vancouver

Tofino: Storm Watching at the Edge of the World

Relax in Luxury at Villa del Palmar at the Islands of Loreto

Do You Dare? CN Tower EdgeWalk Experience

Top 10 Orlando Attractions for Families

Why Cruising is Great for Multigenerational Travel Sanity

The Wayward Post

Sustainable Luxury in the Wild at Clayoquot Wilderness Resort

A Wayward Weekend in Montreal

Sustainable Travel Off-Grid at Feynan Ecolodge, Jordan

Sustainability on Stilts at Rio Perdido, Costa Rica

Family Travel Association

Family Travel in a (Tricky) New Travel Climate

Family Travel and Winter Experiences (featured)


Travel Bloggers Reveal Canada’s Best Winter Adventures

 Vancouver Mom

Wild West Coast Family Weekend in Sooke

Seattle Holiday Weekend: Vancouver Mom Getaway

Vancouver Foodie Tour of Granville Island

100 Mile Day Trips: Sea to Sky Gondola, Squamish

Beaty Biodiversity Museum & UBC Canopy Walkway

100 Mile Day Trips: Harrison Hot Springs

100 Mile Day Trips Bowen Island

100 Mile Day Trips: Reifel Bird Sanctuary

100 Mile Day Trips: Lynn Canyon Park, North Vancouver

GO Fest in Whistler: Get Out and Play

Gateway: Parksville and Qualicum Beach

Vancouver Restaurant: Granville Island Tea Company

Mom Blogs: 30 Ultimate Vancouver Mom Bloggers of 2010

Fabulous and Family-Friendly 100-Mile Day Trips from Vancouver

World Nomads

How to Travel Well with Kids (Yours and Others) – January 2021

Travel Alerts

7 Steps to Planning and Surviving Multigenerational Travel