Media/Press

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Here’s What Google Thinks: Five ‘Next Practices’ In Destination Marketing – Forbes

The Best Travel YouTube Channels to Watch in 2017 – Got Lost

Best Travel Vloggers to Follow in 2017 – Elizabeth Travels

Exploring Culture Thought Food with Siya Zarrabi of Hopscotch the Globe – Spoon University

What Type of Traveller Are You? – TripAdvisor

Expert Travellers Tell Us How to Travel Like Them – CBC

The Trade Secrets of YouTube’s Biggest Stars Revealed – NY Observer

100 Best YouTube Channels – DailyTekk

The Leipzig-vide at the Video Summit – Simply Saxony

#TheVideoSummit Invites Video Artists From All Over the World to Leipzig – Simply Saxony

7 Top Travel YouTuber to Follow – Trending All Day

Kristen Sarah Explores Seychelles – You. The World. Wandering.

Top 5 Travel Tip Vlogs on YouTube – Gristlei SMS

The Top 150 Travel Blogs – The Start of Happiness

8 Amazing Ways to Living Offbeat and Location Free – Mattress Insider

8 Things to Do in Thailand for $8 – Tour Radar

Top Female Travel Bloggers – Credit Donkey

Living the #FlightieLife in the Galapagos – Flight Centre Canada

Meet the Coolest YouTube Stars at VidCon – The Wrap

Top 9 Vloggers on YouTube Who Will Blow Your Mind With Their Amazing Travel Stories – Wiwigo

Top 150 Travel Blogs 2016 – Start of Happiness

6 Travel YouTubers Paling Populer Yang Wajib Anda Subscribe – Phinemo.com

YouTube Space: 5 Creators and What the Studio Means to Them – The Star

Amazing Destinations Which are Perfect for Woman Traveling Alone – Jovago

Inside Canada’s First YouTube Space Toronto – OurWindsor.ca

Top 10 Travel Vlogs to Follow in 2016 – Insight Guides

Best Travel Vloggers to Watch in 2016 – They Get Around

Top 100 Travel Blogs List – We Said Go Travel

Featuring Kristen Sarah – AlexFinds

Ultimate List of Online Travel Planning Resources – Tinggly

Kristen from Hopscotch the Globe Surprises her Mom with a Trip – Secrets Resorts

5 Travel Vloggers to Watch – Round the World Experts

Millennial Marketing for Destinations and Travel Brands – CHUTE

Talven Ihmemaa – Lapin Kansa (Lapland Newspaper)

25 Travel Vloggers to Follow in 2016 – Matador Network

Travelers Share Lessons They Learned While Traveling – Tinggly

Unusual Travel Tips – USA Today Travel

Top 10 Travel Vlogs to Follow in 2016 – Insight Guides

The Definitive List of Travel SnapChat Accounts – Eva Explores

Advice for Using TripAdvisor Wisely – USA Today Travel

7 Ways to Stay Safe While You’re on the Road – USA Today Travel

6 Blogs That Blend Travel with Comedy – USA Today Travel

Female Travel Bloggers Share Their Tips for Hitting the Road Solo – USA Today Travel

YouTube Red Could Change the Future of YouTube – CBC News

20 Female Solo Travel Bloggers Share Their Tips for First-Timers – TripAdvisor

19 Weird Travel Tips From Travel Bloggers – Wherever the Wind Takes Me

Top Travel Blogs By Solo Travellers – Listly

Ultimate List of Travel Planning Resources Recommended by Travellers – Tinggly

Top Travel Blogging List – Adventure Survival Guide

10 Inspiring Travel Vloggers You Will Love in 2015 – A Life Beautifully Travelled

5 Travel Vloggers to Watch – Round the World Experts

My Favourite Female Travel Bloggers – The Top Knot

30 Inspiring Vlogs You Need to Follow – Hedy Magazine

17 Best YouTube Channels to Inspire You – Johnny Lists

#FranceWineTravels Ambassadors – Rendez-vous en France (Official France Tourism Website)

Top 5 Travel Bloggers – Destination: Everyplace

Vlogger Interview: Kristen Sarah from Hopscotch the Globe – UnevenToast.com

YouTube Fanfest Comes to Toronto – View the Vibe

The Ultimate List of Online Travel Resources as Recommended by Travelers – Tinggly

Top Toronto Based Bloggers to Follow – FlipKey by TripAdvisor

5 Vloggers That Will Inspire You to Travel – Project Globe Trotter

Travelers Share Lessons They Learned While Traveling – Tinglgy

Travel Blogging Crushes of 2015 – Aussie on the Road

On the Places You’ll Go – Seeker, A Discovery Digital Network

Kristen Sarah: Adventure and Travel Vlogger – The Native Society

Top 5 Favourite Travel Bloggers – Yasmin Wilnis

Hopscotch the Globe Available on Roku! – Rokuguide.com

Best Travel Blogs to Follow in 2015 – FirstSiteGuide.com

Travelling Beauties – EcoTripsSos

Social Media Enthusiasts to Experience Greatest Show on Earth – Caribbean Tourism Organization

Kristen Sarah: Video Web Star – Famous Birthdays

Tune in to These 24 Celebrity YouTubers – Brit+Co

Leading 30 Solitary Women Journey Writers to Check out in 2015 – Great Travel Palace

Traveling with Trover: Why and How You Should Use it – Trover

5 Trovers to Follow – Trover

10 Travel Blogs to Follow Now – Project No. 93

Top 25 Solo Female Travel Bloggers to Follow in 2015 – FlipKey by Trip Advisor

Humber Blogging Event Set to Enhance Online Presence – Rebecca Pilozo-Melara

YouTube’s Top Travel Vloggers – Hey Nadine

Twipper of the Week! – TWIP

Blogger Conference to “Speak Your Strength” – Humber EtCetera

Stay True to You – Humber College

Learning and Laughing at Bloggers Conference 2014 – Humber PR Committee

2nd Annual Bloggers Conference Recap – Ma Vie, My Life

Vloggers, the in Thing for Tourism – The Fiji Times

Travel Superstars: Kristen Sarah – Scott Bryant

Kristen Sarah – Celebriki

9 Best Travel Accessories to Make Any Trip “WOW” – Color Wow

Bula! Welcome to Capture #Fiji – Hey Nadine

The Best Travel Vlogs – The Best Vlog Channels on the Internet

21 Dynamite YouTube Travel Channels You MUST Follow – My News Desk

Top 20 Canadian Travel Enthusiasts Talk Travel & Credit Cards – Credit Walk

The YouTubers that are Travelling the Word – Dirty Paws

Hopscotch the Globe – As the Birds Fly

Top Travel Vloggers on YouTube – THE WORLD and then some

The Ultimate Travel Resource List – Living the Dream

Kemijoki Experience – Finland Tourism

Best Home Businesses in 2014: Starting a Blog – The Frugal Entrepreneur

The Best Travel Vloggers to Follow on YouTube – Autographer

Top Travel Blogs in Google – TravMonkey

Best from Blogosphere – Saskatchewan Pension Plan

Top Ten Low-Cost Travel Blogger Tips for Graduates – Dealspotr

Top Five Emerging Travels Channels on YouTube – VideoInk

FriFotos: Perched on the Zipline Edge – HoliDaze

Hopscotch the Globe’s STASHBELT Review and Giveaway! – StashBelt

That Time I Sucked at Snowboarding in Jasper – Bacon is Magic

What a Weekend! Dreams Can Come True – The Planet D

50 Kick-Ass Female Travel Blogs to Follow in 2014 – Travel Junkette

Here’s to New Adventure – Toronto Travel Massive

21 Location Independent Women Running Their Business While Traveling the World – Worldette

YouTube Travel Channel Directory – Girl vs Globe

100 A-List Women Travel Bloggers – Scott Bryant

Navigate Media Group Announces “#MyJasper” Blogger Campaign – Navigate Media Group

Sarunia Photography Video Premiere – Sarunia Photography

Peeing on a Public Bus in India – G Adventures/Looptail Blog

Hall of Gnarly Travel Bloggers – Just Chuckin it!

35 Amazing Women Travel Bloggers – Scott Bryant

The 12 Stages of Taking a Red-Eye Flight – BuzzFeed

Cinema Santa Barbara Facebook Contest – Amigoe Express

Capturing Curacao (IN VIDEOS) – Tourist to Townie

We Came, We Saw, We Captured – Diamond PR

Kristen Winner of Cinema Santa Barbara Facebook Contest – Amigoe Express

Curacao Being Promoted in a Very Unique Way – Amigoe Express

Curacao is Being Captured – Amigoe Express

Toronto Travel Bloggers : Who to Watch for at TBEX – The Planet D

Photo of the Day – Yoga Peach

Meet the Sony Club and How You Can Join – Sony.com

Top Canadian Travel Blog – FlightNetwork

Sony Club Intro – Divine Secrets of a Domestic Diva

Sony Club Orientation and Awesome Friends – Pause the Moment

San Diego in Three Days – NY Through the Lens

The Ultimate Travel Bag Brings Attention to Breast Cancer and Human Rights Awareness – PR Web

Travel Blog Shares of the Week – The Drifters Blog

Recognizing Inspiring Women on International Women’s Day – Flight Centre Canada

Travel Inspiration: 21 Great YouTube Channels to Follow – The Expert Vagaond

69 Travel Blogging Tips From the Top Travel Bloggers – HostelBookers.com

10 Cool Travel Blogs to Check Out – iBackpacker Travel

Travel Peru – Puno-peru.com

Niagara College Go Global

Niagara College Pathways to Success

And the winner is…me! – Mary Jay Around the World

 

Videos & Podcast Interviews

The Ultimate Guide to Creating Travel Videos – Entrepreneur On Fire

Travel YouTuber in India – Travel Stories Podcast

Show #87 with Kristen Sarah – BlogTalkRadio

TWiP Interviews: Kristen Sarah – Frederick Van Johnson

Comedy Hostel Podcast Episode 3 – By The Mobcast Network

 

TV and Web Series Appearances

Guest Star on Fabulocity Season 1: Curacao

Guest Star on Angry Planet Episode 4 Season 4: River of Doubt

Breakfast Television Edmonton 

The Social – Successful Blogging

2014 Spirit Awards – Skype Red Carpet Interviewer

Robbed – Bad Trips Abroad/Travel + Escape

Cancun, Mexico – Warm Up to Winter/Travel + Escape

Quebec City, Canada – Warm Up to Winter/Travel + Escape

 

Written Interviews

The New Hollywood – Canada Press

Twelve Travel Questions with Kristen Sarah – TripFilms

Travel Bloggers Who Rock! Kristen from Hopscotch the Globe – Pommie Travels

Travel Interview – Kristen J from Hopscotch the Globe – Global Goose

Interview with Kristen Sarah of Hopscotch the Globe – Where Canada

Girl on Top: Kristen J. Discusses Travelling the World & Why Women Should Live Outside of Their Comfort Zone – Pauleanna Reid

 

Video Features

Trinidad and Tobago Video Roll – Tour Operators Association

Top French Cities: Nice – Randez Vous en France

Top French Cities: Aix en Provence

Top French Cities: Marseille

Ready to Party – Fun for Louis

#CineCuracao Bloopers and Outtakes – Let’s Roam with Courtney Scott (Travelocity)

Making Awesome Friends: Louis Cole Vlog – Fun For Louis

NYC to Toronto: Louis Cole Vlog – Fun For Louis

Curacao Vloggers – Diamond PR

Video of the Week: Firsts in Puerto Rico – Flight Centre Canada

 Interview With Hopscotch the Globe – TripFilms

Eating Cow Tongue in Columbus, Ohio – Travel Mindset

Ghost Hunting in Hocking Hills – Travel Mindset

What to Eat in Columbus, Ohio – Travel Mindset

Hot Air Balloon Ride in Cappadochia – Travel Mindset

Video of the Week: Hot Air Balloon Ride – Flight Centre Canada

The Toronto Travel Expo Live Interview – Flight Centre Canada

 

Awards

2013 Canadian Weblog Awards – Second Place for Podcast and Blog

Facebook Choice Award – #CineCuracao

Top Canadian Travel Blog – FlightNetwork

Tripfilms Trippy Award Nominee – Best Imagery

Judges Choice Award – Vloggers in Paradice Parte Dos in Puerto Rico

Best Travel Blog – Apartime

Best Life Weblog Nominee – Top 5 in the 2012 Ninjamatics Canadian Weblog Awards

Speaking Engagements

2016 Video Summit, Leipzig, Germany on Drones: Different Perspectives to Capture Destinations

2016 Buffer Festival, Toronto, Ontario, Canada on the Travel and Adventure, Lifestyle and Fashion and Women on YouTube screenings

2016 VidCon, Aneheim, California, United States on How to Make a Living Traveling the World and Travel and Adventure Panel

2016 VidCon, Aneheim, California, United States, Moderated a panel featuring Devin Supertramp, Ben Brown and Brodie Smith

2015 Buffer Festival, Toronto, Ontario, Canada on the Travel and Adventure, Lifestyle and Beauty and Canada Eh screenings

2015 Toronto Travel Expo, Toronto, Ontario, Canada on What and How to Pack for your Next Adventure

2014 Second Annual Bloggers Conference, Humber College, Toronto, Ontario, Canada on “How to Get Paid to Go on  Vacation”

2011 Toronto Travel Expo, Toronto, Ontario, Canada on “Exploring a Place by Foot”

2009 York University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada to on “International Development and Screening of Peru: Up Close and Personal”

2009 Niagara College, Wellend, Ontario, Canada to on “International Development and Screening of Peru: Up Close and Personal”

2008 North Park Secondary School, Brampton, Ontario, Canada on “Volunteering Abroad”

Contests

TripFilms “Film and Lime” Giveaway in Barbados – TripFilms

Top 10 in the Island Intern Contest 2012 – Amble Resorts

Intrepid Travel Treasure Hunt – Trip for 2 on the 9 Day North Morocco Adventure Tour

Intrepid Travel Treasure Hunt – Trip for 2 on the 8 Day Kenya Wildlife Safari Tour