Award-winning freelance travel journalist and travel content creator Christopher P Baker has provided content for many of the world’s leading travel companies and travel websites, from, and to Backroads, Ker & Downey, National Geographic Expeditions and Westin Hotels & Resorts

The catalog copy is both descriptive and romantic… It makes me want to sign up for a tour instantly.
Judge, American Catalog Awards
Backroads catalog
Christopher P Baker—the Lowell Thomas Award 2008 ‘Travel Journalist of the Year’—has more than 30 years’ experience creating award-winning travel and destination content for travel companies, tour operators, travel websites, and travel guides. Christopher’s is one of the most recognized and respected names in the travel industry as a resource for global travel content that stimulates the wayfaring urge.
Whatever your need, wherever your destination, Christopher can provide razor-sharp bespoke, on-brand copy that speaks your language and inspires. If you’re at a loss for words but have something to say about your company, your product, or a destination, this highly-talented writer can provide the creative spark that delights the dreamer with excitement they can feel.

Renowned for his globe-spanning experience, diligent research, and evocative writing, Christopher has produced copy and provided images for leading online travel companies and leading travel brands ranging from,, and to Backroads, Ker & Downey, Edelweiss Bike Travel, HertzRide, National Geographic Expeditions, and Westin Hotels & Resorts.

He regularly shares his exciting blog posts, travel stories, travel tips, and other creative travel content for such major-league travel publishers as DK, Ink-Global, Lonely Planet, Michelin, Rough Guides, Northstar Travel Group, and Virtuoso.

Plus, he has vast experience as a copy-editor and ghostwriter.

Christopher has won dozens of major awards, including twelve prestigious Lowell Thomas Awards for best in category, including the 2008 ‘Travel Journalist of the Year’—the “Pulitzer Prize” of travel journalism! He has also been named ‘Travel Journalist of the Year’ by both the Caribbean Tourism Organization and as recipient of the Jamaica Tourist Board’s Marcia Vickery Wallace Memorial Award. He has also received the North American Travel Journalists’ Association Grand Prize ‘Award of Excellence,’ the Rebecca Bruns Award for Outstanding Achievement, plus the Independent Publishers Association’s Benjamin Franklin Award. His multiple awards for his advertorial and commercial travel content include the American Catalogs Award (Gold). the Direct Marketing Creative Guild ‘Pioneer Award’ (Silver) and Target Marketing ‘Best of Direct Marketing Award’ (Silver).