President SATW - Writer-Photographer
A San Diego-based freelance travel writer-photographer since 1995, David Swanson has traveled through more than 90 countries around the globe. En route, his stories and photos have been published in more than 50 North American newspapers and dozens of magazines and websites.
Currently, David is a contributor to National Geographic Traveler, Westways, Cruise Critic, Corporate & Incentive Travel, USA Today, the Los Angeles Times, and others. He wrote the multiple award-winning “Affordable Caribbean” column for Caribbean Travel & Life for 14 years, and he is author or co-author of 16 different travel guidebooks. David is SATW’s President for the 2018-19 term.
Travel Categories: Adventure Travel, Cruising, Safaris, Walking, Hiking & Trekking
Regions: Africa, Caribbean, Far East, India, New Zealand, South-East Asia
British Guild of Travel Writers: A community of accredited writers, photographers, and broadcasters; the trusted body for independent editorial comment and expert content on worldwide travel.