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Mark Orwoll

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New York, NY
Freelance Writer — Freelance
Covers:  Travel, hotels, food and drink, trains, international destinations, adventure, cruising, travel gear, outdoors, cities
Doesn't Cover: Interviews (except in context of a travelogue), cosmetics, fashion, reprinting a slideshow you wrote for your client. I'm an individual journalist, so don't have a set group of readers.

Writer of travel. Person of Interest.

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Biography

Mark Orwoll is one of the most respected and recognizable faces, voices, and bylines in travel journalism, thanks to more than 30 years as a writer and editor, and 600-plus broadcast appearances as a travel expert on national and international media outlets, including more than 75 times on NBC's ...

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@orwoll — 5,142 followers, 3,714 tweets

Jul 24, 2017

Cheese prices in Inverness, #Scotland, are a quarter of what I'd pay in NYC! (I'm a Scottish cheese inspector...) https://t.co/xUq12r40Um

Jul 23, 2017

The summer sun in @edinburgh stays up until 10. That's awesome! Now if we could just figure out how to make it send out some heat...

Jul 22, 2017

An arm of William Wallace is said to be buried at the ruins of Cambuskenneth Abbey, Scotland. Cool or creepy? https://t.co/6z1JeNibuu

Jul 21, 2017

George Heriot's school, from Greyfriars Kirkyard in @edinburgh--the model for Harry Potter's Hogwarts? Seems so to me https://t.co/xXxjFK86li

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