Sharael Kolberg is a nationally published travel writer with more than 20 years of experience. Her articles have appeared in U.S. News & World Report, Sunset magazine, Outside magazine,,, Travelocity, Orbitz, and more. You can see her work at She is a member of the Society of American Travel Writers (SATW), North American Travel Journalists Association (NATJA) and Adventure Travel Trade Association (ATTA).