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    Lauren Yakiwchuk - Founder of JustinPlusLauren.com

 

FEATURES / PHOTOGRAPHY / VIDEO

 

A 34-year old balances adventure with a day job – Yahoo News  
This giraffe has been slowly turning white for six years – BBC Earth
Giraffe with same skin condition as Michael Jackson – New Scientist
Ontario’s Summer Hot Spots / PDF Version – Metro Toronto A 34-year old explains how she balances adventure with a day job – Business Insider
Tranquil Outdoors in the 1000 Islands – CNN Video of the Colosseum in Rome – USA Today
Vegans Give Island Thumbs Up – Bermuda Royal Gazette MSN Travel Videos – Featured on the Front Page on April 6, 2015; February 26, 2015
Princess Cays Video April 2015 – Front Page of Cruise Critic Tripfilms Editors Picks – See the videos at our Travel Show

 

GUEST POSTS / FREELANCE WRITING

Why You Should Cruise to the Caribbean’s ABC Islands – Cruise 1st  
Partner Profile: Animal Experience International – SEEtheWILD  Vegan Restaurant Guide to Sudbury – Discover Sudbury
Quebec’s Ice Hotel – Travelzoo  Preserving the Wildlife of Kenya’s Lake Elmenteita – TrekUnion
A Walk on the Wild Side in Kenya – Lonely Planet  Three Unique and Responsible Wildlife Experiences in Kenya – DiscountMyFlights
Finger Lakes Waterfalls – A Visitor’s Guide – Green Global Travel  My Near Death Experience in Kenya – Huffington Post
I’m Volunteering in Kenya to Help Animals – McMaster University Alumni Blog  The Ultimate Sudbury Travel Itinerary – Northeastern Ontario Tourism
10 Things To Do in Quebec City – Trips100 Where to Find Vegan Thanksgiving Meals in Toronto – Toronto Vegetarian Association
Travel Articles Featured on Yonderbound – Yonderbound Exploring the 1000 Islands By Kayak – Great Waterway Tourism Board
Stand Up Paddleboarding in Kingston – Great Waterway Tourism Board It’s Easy Being Vegan In Italy – Toronto Vegetarian Association
Hidden Gems Canada: Dundas, Ontario – My Five Acres Saturday Snaps #14 – Habitat 67 – A Brit & A Southerner
Guide to Transportation in Quebec City – Nomadasaurus Outside My Front Door – Contented Traveller
Sunday Snapshot – Fortifications of Quebec – A Cruising Couple Food Porn Friday: Eating Vegan in Toronto – Indefinite Adventure

 

INTERVIEWS

 

An Interview with a Canadian Travel Blogger – Canadian Traveller Inspiring Blogger Series – Nomadic Matt
12 Travel Questions with Justin Plus Lauren – Tripfilms X Ray Cat Interviews Travel Blogger Lauren – X Ray Cat
Justin & Lauren – Couples Travel Adventures Traveller Tuesday with Justin & Lauren – Wanderlustin’
What Inspires Lauren from Justin Plus Lauren – The Trusted Traveller Traveler Interview with Justin Plus Lauren – My Tan Feet
Featured Blogger: Justin Plus Lauren – Samantha En Route Thursday Traveler – Justin and Lauren from Justin Plus Lauren – The Talking Trails
Blogger Spotlight On: Justin and Lauren – Traveller Soul Rendezvous with the Awesome Justin Plus Lauren – Reflections Encroute
Meet the Gypsies: Justin & Lauren from Justin Plus Lauren – A Southern Gypsy World Travellers: Justin Plus Lauren – Don’t Stop Living
Meet Justin and Lauren – Null N Full  

 

COLLABORATIONS AND MENTIONS

The Best Cruise Lines for Vegetarians and Vegans – Cruise1st.Com.Au  
Quiz Time: What Kind of Traveller Are You? – Holiday Lettings by Tripadvisor  My Favorite Canadian Female Instagram Accounts – The World as I See It
Around the World in 80 Instagram Photos – The Travelling Weasels  21 Scary Travel Stories (You Don’t Want to Read) – Travel With Bender
The Best and Worst Airports for Vegans – Care2  Best Hikes in North America – Healthline
Top Relationship Advice from Seasoned Travelers – Travelationship  World’s Hottest Destinations for Vegans – CNN
Top 15 Travel Bloggers Who Didn’t Quit Their Jobs To Travel – Maketimetoseetheworld  89 Things to Do in Quebec – Canadian Traveller
Top Posts From January 2016 – Lonely Planet Top Couple Bloggers Share Their Favorite Honeymoon Spot – Holiday Lettings
Why You Should Ride the UP Express – Toronto Travel Massive  Ultimate Travel Destinations: Top Picks from Travel Bloggers – Amara
Dining with Top Food Bloggers – Compare the Market  16 Female Instagrammers Who Keep It Real – Matador Network
10 Travel Experts Share Their Must-Visit Destinations – Expedia Canada  15 Sporting Events You Need to Experience at Least Once – A Brit and a Southerner
Places We Love – Pack Me To Vegan Travel Bloggers Share Their Favorite Travel Destinations – Veganuary
Valentine’s Day with Tinggly Ambassadors – Tinggly Ask the Experts: Blogging as a Couple – Drive on the Left
Vegan Travel Bloggers Share Their Favorite Travel Destinations – Charlie On Travel The Canadian Traveller Blogger’s Guide to Stretching Your Loonie – Canadian Traveller
Top 15 Travel Destinations in Latin America’s Tropics – Tour the Tropics Travel Blogging Conferences 2016 – Grassroots Nomad
Top Travel Destinations of 2016: 35 Travel Bloggers’ Picks – Green Global Travel Top Tropical Travel Destinations Worldwide – Tour the Tropics
The Bucket List: 12 Bloggers Share Their Favorite Worldwide Destinations – Holiday Lettings The 50 Best Hikes in the World – Explore Magazine
19 Couples That Will Provoke Your Wanderlust – Localgrapher Couple’s Travel: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly – Credit Walk
25 Desserts That Prove Vegan Food Doesn’t Suck –  Veggie Visa 35 Things to Love About North America –  Jusz Travel
Travelers Tell All: The Most Overrated Destinations – Aussie on the Road How to Afford Part-Time Travel: Blogger Tips and Tricks – Outbound Adventurer
The Donkey Sanctuary of Canada Autumn News – Photograph on page 9 (Autumn 2014 Newsletter) The Ups & Downs of Couples Travel – The Global Couple
It’s the Year of the Sheep – One Weird Globe Travel Bloggers Recommend Their Favorite Travel Books – Backpack Me
What Does Adventure Mean To You – The World As I See It Photos of Toes and Photos of Cats – Berkeley and Beyond
How We Travel on Budget and Still Have Fun – Crazzzy Travel Vegan Travel Tips from On The Road Travellers – AngloItalian
55 Travel Selfies From Around The World –  Etramping.com Romantic Budget Getwaways Part III –  Crazzzy Travel

 

AWARDS / CONTESTS

2015 Filmmaker of the Year – Tripfilms Finalist in the 2015 Weblog Awards – Top 5 Canadian Weblogs
Semi-finalist Winners – #MyDestinationStory Travel Video Contest – Fairmont Hotels  

 

ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS

Top 100 Travel Blog Posts of 2015 (So Far) By Social Media Shares – Man On The Lam Top 100 Travel Bloggers – Bob Around The World
5 Reasons Why Social Media is Your Best Vegan Travel Companion – Vegan Food Quest Very Inspiring Blogger Awardthanks to we12travel!
8 Travellers to Keep Your Eye On In 2015 – by Eat Sleep Breathe Travel One Year of #SundayTraveler: Best of Food and Travel – Pack Me To
Destination Memory Lane Blogger Challenge – thanks to Mags on the Move! Versatile Blogger Award – thanks to Travelling Buzz and Crazzzy Travel!
Liebster Award Nomination #1thanks to CookSipGo! Liebster Award Nomination #2thanks to Travel with Molly!
Liebster Award Nomination #3thanks to Have Blog Will Travel! Top Vegan Travel Blogs of 2016 – HelloTravel