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Robin O'Neal Smith


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Robin O’Neal Smith is a freelance writer and photographer who focuses on destinations for the 50+ traveler and multigenerational travel.    She enjoys cruising train travel, road trips, beaches, spas, cruising, and finding the hidden gem at destinations.  Her goal is to find a touch of luxury and adventure to write about wherever she visits.

Since January 2020:

• Robin has had 170 articles published on various sites (60 articles in 2021)

• 65 articles are still on the first page of Google

• 31 articles hold the #1 spot on Google for at least one keyword

• 20 articles were selected as Google’s featured snippet

Robin is an expert contributor for  She is a regular contributor to Extended Weekend Getaways Magazine. She also has contributed to Food Wine Travel Magazine,, 1000 Travel Tips, Outwit Trade,, Word Traveling, and She has written instructional articles for The Travel Writer’s Café and Great Escape Publishing.

She is a member of the North American Travel Journalists Association, Travmedia, and the International Food Wine and Travel Writers Association.

Robin works to secure multiple published stories per destination, and pre/post promotes on Facebook and Instagram. When COVID hit, her cruises, European, and cross-country trips were canceled.  As soon as her state began to open up, she ventured out for numerous road trips within her state and then beyond.  She has participated in numerous press trips since then including Gulf Shores,  Key West,  Coastal Mississippi, Bellefonte, Ponte Vedra, St. Augustine, Clearfield, Raystown Area, Chesapeake, Outer Banks, Franklin, Jekyll Island,  and Amelia Island

During the pandemic, her silver lining included exploring more of her home state, Pennsylvania, and showcasing many quaint small towns and out-of-the-way places to inspire others to travel.

Robin looks forward to connecting and building a relationship to showcase and shine the spotlight on your destination.


United States

Primary focus of my work

Food, Travel

Specific Focus

History, Culture, Destinations, Reviews

How My Work Is Published

Photographer – Paid for freelance work, Writer – Freelance on assignment, Writer – Digital media (website)

Other Associations

International Travel Writers and Photographers Alliance, TravMedia, North American Travel Journalists Association.

Member Type

Regular Membership