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 Vacay.ca and Vacay Network.
freelance work includes a variety of domestic and international print publications. She writes about adventure, family, luxury, solo, women, 50+ and sustainable travel. Her clients include; Lonely Planet, Explore Magazine, Canadian Traveller, WestJet Magazine, TravelAge West, Dreamscapes and BCAA’s Westworld Magazines, Matador, Lonely Planet, 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 Travel Media Association of Canada (TMAC) and the Adventure Travel Trade Association.
Claudia welcomes the opportunity to partner with travel brands, destinations, tourism bureaus, and CVBs. She has worked with Rogers Communications, RBC Avion, BCAA, Lonely Planet, Monograms Travel, Rocky Mountaineer, Travel Mindset, CityPASS, Destination BC, Fairmont Hotels, Ski Utah, Las Vegas, Louisiana Travel, Visit California, Coastal Mississippi, Southern California, Tourism Whistler, Sun Peaks Resort, 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. Air Canada’s enRoute Magazine 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
Canada.com 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 –
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 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 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 Blogs – Feature 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 Hotel-Addict 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 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) Matador 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 How a Black Pioneer turned Fish into Gold Times of Israel How Travel will Change after Coronavirus – Interview TravelAgeWest 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 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 Bond Voyage: Cruising the Mexican Riviera Vancouver is Awesome Channelling your inner scientist in Churchill, Manitoba Vancouver Sun 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 Vacay.ca 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 BreatheDreamGo 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) XPattMatt 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