IFWTWA is the organization of choice for food, wine, and travel writers

The International Food Wine and Travel Writers Association creates programs and services to enhance professional development and facilitate networking while creating a marketplace for destinations, brands, and media professionals to collaborate. We strive to meet the dynamic needs of our writers’ community making a lasting impact on the careers of our members.

Cotswald by Scott Kendall

IFWTWA is the organization of choice for food, wine, and travel writers

The International Food Wine and Travel Writers Association creates programs and services to enhance professional development and facilitate networking while creating a marketplace for destinations, brands, and media professionals to collaborate. We strive to meet the dynamic needs of our writers’ community making a lasting impact on the careers of our members.

IFWTWA Conference in St Peteresburg Florida

IFWTWA 2021 Conference

We’re FLORIDA Bound!

The annual IFWTWA Conference is back and returns November 8-11. Headquarted at the Hyatt Place St. Petersburg / Downtown, this promises to be one reunion you cannot afford to miss!

Member Spotlight of the Month

Mary Rose Denton

Associate Member of the Month

San Juan Islands Visitors Bureau

IFWTWA's Photo Contest

Congratulations, Therese Iknoian!

IFWTWA held its first ever Photo Contest this past fall and we got lots of stunning entries from our members. None moreso than that of Theresa Iknoian, whose “Historic Pemaquid Point Lighthouse Maine” was a huge hit with the judges. Come see!

Historic Pemaquid Point Lighthouse Maine by Therese Iknoian
Sighworthy views in MidCoast Maine by Therese Iknoian
Sighworthy views in MidCoast Maine by Therese Iknoian

Title: Sigh-worthy coastal views in MidCoast Maine © Therese Iknoian

From blueberries to lighthouses, Maine is truly a delightful destination, especially MidCoast Maine where coastal views and oceanscapes are a huge part of the experience. Visiting sights is one thing when road trippin’ along the coast, but how about you pull up a chair and just enjoy the view?

Upcoming Webinar

St Augustine Style

Experience St. Augustine, Ponte Vedra & The Beaches

July 28, 2021, 11 AM Pacific

Learn about the history, luxurious amenities, unique culture and musical performances, and the amazing food scene that is part of the visitors experience on Florida’s Historic Coast. Barbara Golden from the St. Augustine, Ponte Vedra & The Beaches Visitors and Convention Bureau will present a look at the beauty and share stories about the people – yesterday and today that have made this one of the most delicious places to visit.