Danielle E. Owen

Freelance Travel Writer & SEO Jedi




Hi, I’m Danie. A freelance writer, international hot sauce aficionado, and full-time traveler of 4+ years and 75+ countries on 6 continents.

I have worked in partnership as a travel writer with Delta Airlines, WestJet Airlines,  Skyscanner, Eurostar, Calvert Journal, Global Citizens Association, Nine Travel Australia, Hostelling International, Matador Network, Leafly, and more.

I’ve had non-travel writing published on HuffPost, Mother.ly, Highlights, Cricket Media, Thrive Global, Psych Central, and more.

I have years of experience in the freelance writing industry in all capacities– from SEO keyword research to article writing, editing, uploading via a CMS, image sourcing, social media marketing, and full search engine optimization.

Honors graduate of Journalism (B.A.) New York University, cum laude.

Recent Work

Travel (mostly)




Global Citizens Association’s

Hostelling International

Calvert Journal

Nine Travel Australia

Matador Network

Thrive Global


Courier Newsroom

Writing Cooperative



Western Edition

Highlights Hello Magazine

BABYBUG by Cricket Media


  • Article Writing
  • Copywriting
  • SEO
  • WordPress
  • Copyediting
  • CMS – Article Uploading
  • Photography/Videography


  • New York University
  • Dual Degrees in Journalism (Print/Broadcast) and Psychology
  • Cum Laude

Travel Highlight Reel: Playing hide and seek with koalas along the Great Ocean Road in Australia, Paragliding over Medellin Colombia, Bungee jumping the Bloukrans Bridge in South Africa, Tiger fishing on the Zambezi River in Zambia, Hiking Theth to Valbona in the Albanian Alps, Snorkeling with sea turtles on the Gili Islands, Loy Krathong in Chiang Mai Thailand, Exploring Bantayan island in the Philippines


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If you’re interested in working together please contact me at owentheglobe@gmail.com and I’ll happily get back to you within 24 hours to discuss. Thank you!