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Nikki Vargas

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

Travel Editor @CultureTrip | Producer of Hungerlust | Words in @VICE @RoadsKingdoms @Huffpost + | Pitch me anything but another "I quit my job to travel" story

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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...

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.