Author: Jill K. Robinson

Jill K. Robinson divides her time between writing about travel, running a kayak business and trying to wring awe-inspiring adventure out of every day. An 18-year veteran of the online media world, she has worked at TravelMuse, Yahoo, Excite, CNET and HotWired as a managing editor, product manager and business manager. Her award-winning travel writing focuses on adventure, sports, culture and cuisine. Jill’s articles have been featured in the San Francisco Chronicle, Journey, World Hum, Frommer’s, Lonely Planet, AOL Travel, Washington Times Communities, Travel Guide to California (2011, 2012), B magazine, Practical Travel Gear, Tonic, Uptake and TravelMuse. She’s also a travel expert and contributor for Jetsetter and Fortnighter. Jill has never taken a trip she didn’t like, and hits the road as much as possible. She was recently named as one of Athleta’s sponsored athletes of 2012, allowing her to write more about her adventures, whether they’re at home or many plane rides away, for readers to follow along and learn from her mistakes and personal discoveries. Even when traveling, she can always be found online at Danger Jill Robinson (www.dangerjillrobinson.com).