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Nikki Vargas

Travel Editor, Journalist and Producer — Culture Trip
Covers:  Travel, Politics, Environment, Humanitarian Stories, Animal Rights, Food & Drink, Lifestyle
Doesn't Cover: Sports, Art, Film, Music, Fashion, Literature, Home & Design

Journalist with words in @VICE @RoadsKingdoms @Huffpost etc. | Former Travel Editor @CultureTrip | Founder of The Pin the Map Project |

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Nikki is Travel Editor of Culture Trip, an international online publication reaching 10 million monthly readers and 3 million+ social media followers. Nikki is based in the NYC office and writes everything from destination guides to politics to humanitarian stories. Nikki is also producer and hos...

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@TravelEditorNik — 3,611 followers, 7,469 tweets

@worldofwlust People love to throw stones at others who shine. Keep doing you, babe ❤️
After 10 days traveling in India, sick free, my stomach goes sour after two days back in NYC. That, my friends, is what we call irony.
It’s great to be back in New York City and all but I will admit, I miss the free roaming cows and goats of India.
@Differentville @Maharajas_Exp Yes! And (besides the Taj Mahal in Agra of course) make sure to visit Varanasi! It is my favorite place I visited during my trip.
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What was your first job as a journalist?

Intern for Marie Claire Magazine

Have you ever used a typewriter?

I have not, but now that I think of it - I'd love to get a vintage one for my apartment!

How is social media changing news?

Stories are becoming shorter and shifting to video. You have to work harder to keep a reader's attention.