Joanne Blain is a Vancouver-based freelance writer and editor with more than 25 years of experience in major newspapers, magazines and online publications.

Her work has appeared in publications such as The Globe and Mail, The Vancouver Sun, The Toronto Star, More magazine, Westworld, TravelAge West, The New York Times and The Los Angeles Times magazine.

Joanne was on staff for more than 20 years as a writer and editor at The Vancouver Sun, and she has also worked as an editor at The International Herald Tribune (now The International New York Times) in their newsrooms in Paris and Hong Kong. As well, she was the editor and travel columnist for Westcoast Homes & Design magazine.

Joanne has won several awards from the Travel Media Association of Canada and the Canadian Travel Commission for her writing. To contact Joanne, click here.