Larry Bleiberg

Writer, Editor, Traveler

BIO

Whether it’s sand-boarding down dunes in Peru or marching in a Mardi Gras parade, Larry Bleiberg throws himself into his work, bringing passion, polish, and professionalism to travel and lifestyles journalism.

 

The award-winning writer has served on a Pulitzer Prize team, is an eight-time Lowell Thomas Travel Journalism Award winner, and was honored for editing the best newspaper travel section in North America.

He is President-elect of the Society of American Travel Writers.

Larry writes columns for USA Today and Better Homes & Gardens, and has contributed to the Los Angeles Times, BBC, the Washington Post, Delta Sky, AfarWestwaysSouthbound, CNN, and others. 

 

He helped produce several National Geographic books, and created CivilRightsTravel.com. A former editor with Time Inc.'s Coastal Living and Travel Editor of The Dallas Morning News, Larry's happiest when chasing his next story.

 

 

 

FEATURED WORK

Larry Bleiberg Cowboys of Color

Love and Cable Cars

A couple finds the path forward on

a hike through the Swiss Alps

Delta Sky

Larry Bleiberg Mardi Gras Mobile, Alabama

The Powerful New Lynching Memorial 

Why Now Is the Time to Visit Montgomery, Alabama

Afar.com

 

Tiny Bubbles: Historic apple cider makes a sparkling comeback in Virginia, Tidewater Traveler, September/October 2015

The Mighty Hooch: Rafters splash down the Chattahoochee River on the world's longest urban white-water course,

Alabama Journey, March/April 2015 

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MANDY FERNANDEZ, SEATTLE DAILY

GEMMA NASHVILLE, BOOKS IN REVIEW

Prehistoric cave art meticulously re-created in the French Alps,

Dallas Morning News, October 24, 2015

 

CLIPS

Sliding through Winter Driving School on a Racetrack Made of Ice

Dallas Morning News

Lowell Thomas Travel Journalism Awards Winner

The Clock that Changed the Meaning of time

BBC.com

Travel Classics Award Winner

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Time Travelers: At the Grand Canyon, the inevitable passage of time creates a planetary wonder, and draws a family together

Delta Sky

CLIPS

Tiny Bubbles: Historic apple cider makes a sparkling comeback in Virginia, Tidewater Traveler, September/October 2015

The Mighty Hooch: Rafters splash down the Chattahoochee River on the world's longest urban white-water course,

Alabama Journey, March/April 2015 

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MANDY FERNANDEZ, SEATTLE DAILY

GEMMA NASHVILLE, BOOKS IN REVIEW

A father-son journey

 through the world's mini golf capital 

Tidewater Traveler

Society of American Travel Writers Central States "Best of Show "Winner

A brilliantly deceptive French Alps cave takes visitors into the stone age

Dallas Morning News

Retracing the Freedom Rides,

50 years later 

San Francisco Chronicle

My Happy Place:

Dallas' White Rock Lake

beckons with beauty, nostalgia 

Los Angeles Times

Switzerland's Valley of the Cable Cars: Hikers can take farmer's private gondolas, like an Uber of the Alps

BBC.com

The Most Beautiful Places in America: Selma 

Los Angeles Times

Lowell Thomas Travel Journalism Awards Winner

The moments that made me love flying: What it brings to our lives is the stuff of dreams

 BBC.com 

 

Out for a Spin:

In the Deep South, Porsche debuts a fun, interactive driving experience 

Private Clubs magazine

 

Shanghai's Maglev Train: A High-Speed Getaway Like No Other

BBC.com

CONTACT

615 Kelly Avenue

Charlottesville, VA 22902

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