What comes to mind when you hear Lancaster County? Amish, Pennsylvania Dutch, Pretzels… but for me, I think of the slow life. Of a trip “back in time” to take a break from it all. There are a variety of things to do in Lancaster PA for people young or old, active or...
Are you up for a local adventure? There’s no denying that travel in 2021 has taken a lot more planning than in the past; between required testing, flight delays, and ever-changing “do not travel” notices, Mark and I decided to find a place this summer that was...
There are several reasons why Alaska is a bucket list destination. From marveling at the epic landscapes, to viewing wildlife in their natural habitats, and learning about the local culture of Alaska’s indigenous people, there’s just so much to take in! It’s truly the...
Sitka is a small town in Southeast Alaska, known to the indigenous Tlingits as She-it-ka (meaning “west of shee,” the Tlingit name for what is now called Baranof Island), to the Russians as Novo Arkhangelsk (New Archangel), and to us as Sitka. It is a lesser-known...
As the country is opening up and people are itching to venture out, be sure to check out these Myrtle Beach activities this summer! Myrtle Beach is the perfect getaway for people of all ages, as it offers a variety of activities and attractions...safely! With...
I went on a vacation, or rather a staycation... a 12 minute walk from our home. It sounds silly, I know, but it was just what we needed! It goes without saying that 2020 has been a year (am I right?), and we’ve all had to get a bit more creative when it comes to...
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When I decided to visit Sri Lanka, I knew that I wanted to see the beautiful elephants from Asia first hand. There are many popular places in Sri Lanka to encounter them - with the most touristy being the Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage - but I could not support going...
Highest bungy bridge? Check. Original bungy bridge? Check. Highest bungy jump in the world? CHECK. It's no secret that I seek adrenalin activities around the world. Anything that gets my heart pumping, sign me up! After completing the Kawarau Bridge bungy jump in...
After having flown over the Dart River earlier in the day, it was time to experience the river itself. We were booked for a 12:30pm departure for the Dart River Wilderness Jet. As this was a last minute decision, we had no idea what to expect. We were met at the...
One of the world’s top travel destinations, the magnificent Milford Sound cannot be missed while journeying to New Zealand. Unofficially named the “Eighth Wonder of the World,” one would assume that it was an area full of beauty and sunshine, right? Wrong. Beauty?...
“Sarah Gallo, ‘The Five Foot Traveler,' is an absolute delight to work with! From early inquiries, to itinerary development, to delivering content, Sarah was responsive, timely and gracious. Her writing is thorough and enthusiastic, just as she is, and her photography is terrific. I highly recommend her for in-market influencer campaigns, content development, public speaking, social media marketing, and product promotion.”
Julie Ellis, Public Relations and Communications Manager at Visit Myrtle Beach
“‘Ridiculously sharp' is the phrase that comes to mind when I think about Sarah. I've had the pleasure of working with Sarah for several months, during which she has assisted us with garnering brand awareness for our product, Triptime® Insurance. Sarah has proven to be a very valuable asset to us in the world of Influencing. Sarah expertly fits the role of social media influencer and is able to portray connections to companies like ours in a very organic and natural tone. I'm particularly impressed by Sarah's ability to remain upbeat and adventurous while following through on her many commitments in a timely manner. Sarah also has a knack for testing the usability of websites and is able to provide very helpful feedback. No matter how busy Sarah is, she always finds time to giggle and brighten someone's day. Any company needing help with brand-recognition and/or UX feedback would be lucky to work with Sarah Gallo.”
Brandi Peyton, Head of Marketing at Triptime Insurance
“Sarah is an absolute gem in the travel industry, when it comes to social media influencers and bloggers. She is authentic, charming and relatable — and her vibrant personality shines through in all her work. I had the pleasure of doing business with Sarah, as part of a post-cruise stay in West Palm Beach and Delray Beach. From the initial planning and itinerary development stages, to after her trip, she was responsive, professional, organized and flexible — which made everything run smoothly on both ends. I would highly recommend Sarah for content campaigns and look forward to working with her again someday.”
Gina Kramer, Public Relations Manager at Discover the Palm Beaches
“I have had the pleasure of working with Sarah on a number of campaigns within the cruise and travel industry, and Sarah is by far one of the most talented and professional content creatives out there. She goes above and beyond for her clients, delivering exceptional work derived through authenticity.”
Christina Hunting, VP Digital Marketing at the PPI Group
“Sarah is one of those rare people who are gifted, passionate and knowledgable. I saw her speak at the Narrative PR Conference on Nation Branding in Cairo. Her talk was amazing: it was informative; insightful; and her passion for travel was infectious. From the mment she walked in stage until the standing ovation at the end she captivated the audience. Bravo!”
Gordon Tredgold, Leadership Principles LLC
“I had the privilege to work along side Sarah while creating content for a client and she was an absolutely pleasure to work with. Sarah understood marketing on another level that most others do not, and it showed throughout the entire project… from planning and development of different ideas, to being able to execute quickly on the job, and also implement that content in the best way possible to build brand awareness and drive traffic for the client. Needless to say the job was a great success! Cant wait until we get to work together again!”
Ceebz Gerard, Founder of DNC Media
“Sarah is a passionate and professional social partner. We were thrilled to work with her socially as she switched to the Olympus mirrorless system. She created beautiful content with her E-M5 Mark II and a well-written, informative review of her camera and lenses, which were both fantastic assets to helping share her Olympus story to her followers.”
Amanda Strozeski, Manager of Social Media and Influencer Marketing at Olympus
“Sarah has been a dream to work with. Despite some adverse weather conditions, Sarah got on with the job and produced very informative and truly stunning content to showcase our region. As a small RTO, working with Sarah granted us for the first time, access to an extensive, targeted and engaging international audience. We would definitely recommend partnering with Sarah to grow your product or experience.”
Dan Brown, Communications Officer at the Mackay Region Tourism Board
“Working with Sarah on the Trip of Wonders 2018 Project has been a great pleasure. She did a terrific job! Sarah is organized, cooperative, willing to go extra mile and easy to adjust to any trip circumstances. Further she is able to effectively multi-task to ensure that all projects are completed in a timely manner, well before our deliverables were due. I appreciate her impressive work and creative approach to promote our destinations to her audience. The happy-go-round personality she has brought joy everywhere she went and she continuously cheered along the whole group during the trip with her positivity. Sarah is a great influencer and I look forward to collaborating more with her in the future.”
Eka Situmorang-Sir, Travel Consultant representing the Indonesian Ministry of Tourism
“Sarah was enthusiastic, motivated, and took pride in her work. She helped develop our content and executed her assignments on time, every time. I admired her professionalism, knowledge and outgoing personality. Sarah was a pleasure to work with and would be an asset to any team she works with in the future.”
Ria Reuda, Owner at Bread and Butter Marketing & Public Relations
“Sarah toured our County and her story was just as beautiful as our County is. I would recommend her to any DMO out there as she really digs in and finds the best of what you are. On top of her writing skills her photography was wonderful.”
Jack Cohen, President at Butler County Tourism & Convention Bureau
“My first impressions of Sarah were mind-blowing. At such a young age, her passion for travel led her to over 100+ countries – Simply Amazing no matter how you look at it! To travel is to live! To live such a life, especially by her age, is an asset that will benefit anyone who engages with Sarah Gallo. I would highly recommend her to any hotel and resort for assignments.”
Robert Pang, CEO of Le Sovereign Hotel Group
“Sarah is a wonderful traveler with immense experience and a beautiful content. A great speaker and analyst as well.”
Lamia Kamel, CEO at CC Plus