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For a writer, nothing is wasted. Sooner or later you can use everything you're experienced or heard about.

- Geoff Aggeler

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Jerry Camarillo Dunn, Jr.

About Me

Jerry Camarillo Dunn, Jr. is a nonfiction and travel writer whose credits include more than 600 articles and 11 books, among them travel guides for National Geographic and the Smithsonian. His popular book My Favorite Place on Earth (Nat Geo), features 75 remarkable people — from the Dalai Lama to Jane Goodall to Jerry Seinfeld — revealing the places they love most.

Jerry's work has won three Lowell Thomas Awards, the 'Oscars' of the field, from the Society of American Travel Writers. He has also been a staff editor-writer at National Geographic Traveler magazine, contributing editor at Islands, and editor-in-chief of Santa Barbara Magazine. He has taught Travel Writing workshops for 27 years.