Travel writing, industry-specific articles, city guides, real estate content, web content, editing, news photography, blogs, food writing
Travel, the arts, politics, history, cultural experiences, cities
Wendy K Leigh graduated with a BA in English from the University of Washington, with an additional professional certificate degree in Photography. She was listed on the National Dean's List, and was a member of the Golden Key National Honor Society.
Wendy has been a travel journalist for more than 10 years, providing articles, blogs and photography for magazines, websites, newspapers and major hotels. In addition to writing features and "travel tips," she contracts as a content specialist for industry-specific organizations, visitor's bureaus and marketing companies. She also works as a content editor and proofreader for dozens of online projects.
In addition to writing feature articles for publications such as Seattle Magazine and Undercurrents (Comcast NBCUniversal), Wendy writes and edits hundreds of "web content" pieces for companies such as USA Today, Hotels.com, Global Post, SF Gate, Investopedia, Houzz and eBay. She also writes destination pieces and blogs for major hotel groups, including Intercontinental, Millennium, Marriott, Carlson and Fairmont, and she writes the "Let's Get Local" blog for Pinnacle Properties. Wendy travels extensively, writing about topics such as the olive harvest in Italy, agritourism, historic hotels, islands within the United States, and visiting small villages in India.