Kim Foley MacKinnon, an award-winning journalist, has more than 15 years of experience in all aspects of media, from editing to writing to creating content for both print and on-line media.
Currently, she writes two monthly columns for AAA Horizons, writes for the Appalachian Mountain Club (magazine and websites), and works as a Forbes Travel Guide correspondent. She is also a frequent contributor to the Boston Globe, among other publications.
Other writing credits include Travel+Leisure, AOL Travel News, Boston Herald, Parents, Boston Parents’ Paper, Global Traveler, DailyCandy, Business Traveller, TravelMuse.com, United Airlines Hemispheres, USA Today, as well as writing and contributing to guidebooks (see the Books page for info). She is member of the Society of American Travel Writers and was elected to serve as Vice Chair of the Eastern Chapter (2014-16).
Travel, food, family and lifestyle writing are her specialties. Often, her own photos accompany her work.