Growing up, I always imagined how nice it’d be to have a log cabin in the middle of nowhere. The peacefulness, the serenity, the slow life. Of course, living in the Tri-State area, this was only a dream. The opportunity to move far away from the hustle and bustle of...
After an incredible experience visiting Swedish Lapland, we decided to cross the border into Norway! We were drawn to Narvik as it’s directly over the Norway-Sweden border, and - despite being a city - is surrounded by mountains and fjords. It was the perfect starting...
For many people, winter is a magical time for holidays, ski trips, and the whole "winter wonderland" thing. I am not one of those people! I have never enjoyed the frigid winter temperatures, snow, or ice (especially if I have to drive in it!). It's safe to say that I...
While the presidents on Mount Rushmore are arguably the most visited of South Dakota tourist attractions, you might be further wondering what to do in South Dakota. After researching South Dakota national parks, I discovered the Badlands hiking trails within Badlands...
Like most Americans, I grew up knowing about “the mountain with faces,” but not much else. I certainly never thought that one day I’d be visiting Mount Rushmore or enjoying it as much as I did! Quite frankly, the Presidents on Mount Rushmore blew me away! They are...
After an incredible experience on the Norwegian Encore - the newest ship on Norwegian’s Breakaway Plus Class - we decided to check out the Norwegian Sky. Newly renovated in 2019, the Norwegian Sky is a 2,000 passenger ship that sails solely between Miami and the...
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What's the complete opposite of The Shire? Mordor: a place of darkness, evil, and "doom." It's only logical that, like Frodo and Sam, we journeyed from The Shire to Mordor. We sure had the right weather for it! We were shuttled into Tongariro National Park at 7:45am...
A 100 meter abseil into a dark abyss with glow worms? Sign me up! Waitomo Adventures is the only company that can take you into the Mangapu Caves, also known as “The Lost World.” And how might one enter said “Lost World”? By shimmying oneself down a skinny rope from a...
"Would you like a countdown or a surpr..." we went flying through the air on our tandem extreme swing without having even a second to think about our instructor's question. The views of Lake Taupo are outstanding as you drop and swing through the air. Taupo Bungy and...
After such an enjoyable morning climbing Mt. Tarawera with Kaitiaki Adventures, we departed on their 2:45pm white water rafting experience. Prior to our arrival in New Zealand, I knew that there was one thing I wanted to do in Rotorua: raft down a waterfall....
“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