In Jan., 2009, I wrote a post praising the work of the New York Times‘s Matt Gross, aka the Frugal Traveler. For the last several years, Matt has been combining text, blog posts, and videos to create a unique brand of personality-driven travel journalism for the Times. Matt has supplied readers — and viewers — […]
Foodies with wanderlust, take note: Matt Gross, the Frugal Traveler for the New York Times, is featured on the Oct. 10 episode of the Splendid Table, a podcast about cooking and eating. ((Related posts: My favorite podcasts (June, 2007) and My favorite podcasts: updated (Nov., 2008).)) You can find the episode here, where you can […]
Matt Gross, whose travel writing I mentioned not long ago, has a helpful post over at the Frugal Traveler blog. It’s about the best credit cards to use while traveling. Definitely worth a read.
What’s the best way to tell a travel story? Newspaper and magazine travel journalism, as we know, typically aims to pair descriptive, compelling text with illustrative photography. But what if you add complimentary video and a blog to the mix? The New York Times‘s Matt Gross — the Times‘s Frugal Traveler — has been producing […]