Kristin Luna

Kristin Luna

Kristin Luna is a Nashville-based journalist who has written travel and news features for Newsweek, Forbes, Redbook, Self and countless others, as well as several guidebooks for Frommer's. Kristin previously sailed with Semester at Sea in 2011 as the assistant field office coordinator. You can follow her global exploits via her award-winning blog Camels & Chocolate.

12 Recent Stories

Travel Hacks: Stay Healthy While Flying
Lifestyle

Travel Hacks: Stay Healthy While Flying

Tips to keep germs at bay from the time you board until your flight lands.
10 Travel Hacks Every Business Traveler Should Know
Business Travel

10 Travel Hacks Every Business Traveler Should Know

Make the most of your travel dollar with these tips from savvy travelers.
Are Celebrity Investors Worth the Hype?
Marketing Ideas

Are Celebrity Investors Worth the Hype?

Brands have paraded A-listers out front as spokespeople for ages, but in recent years they've been joining as investors. Here, we examine when it works and what entrepreneurs should keep in mind as th
Starting a Business

Silver Lining in Motor City: How Detroit's Startup Scene is Shrugging Off Bankruptcy

With the dubious honor of filing for the biggest municipal bankruptcy in U.S. history, cuts to various economic development programs may not be far off. Startups are unmoved, however.
Marketing

6 Ways to Protect Your Digital Brand

Travel blogger Turner Barr recently watched a moneyed corporation allegedly steal his brand identity. Here’s how to ensure it doesn’t happen to you.
Unreasonable at Sea Mentor Cathy Rodgers Distills Her View of the Aquatic Accelerator
Starting a Business

Unreasonable at Sea Mentor Cathy Rodgers Distills Her View of the Aquatic Accelerator

With the radical Unreasonable at Sea experiment docked, we asked one of the mentors on board to weigh in on the program.
How Two Recent Grads Turned a Study Abroad Trip into a Social Venture
Young Entrepreneurs

How Two Recent Grads Turned a Study Abroad Trip into a Social Venture

The young founders of Serengetee are looking to social entrepreneurship to make the world a better place. See how they're helped by a few choice fabric swatches.
Eye on 'Gig City:' How Startups Thrive in Chattanooga
Success Stories

Eye on 'Gig City:' How Startups Thrive in Chattanooga

With startup hubs cropping up across the U.S., we take a look at one burgeoning ecosystem to pinpoint how other city centers can spark their own entrepreneurial boom.
Unreasonable at Sea: Entrepreneurs Dock at the State Department
Startup Financing

Unreasonable at Sea: Entrepreneurs Dock at the State Department

After four months of sailing around the world, entrepreneurs participating in the Unreasonable at Sea accelerator program convene in Washington D.C. to chat about their experiences and rub elbows with
Unreasonable at Sea: An Update From Mouhsine Serrar of Prakti Design
Startup Basics

Unreasonable at Sea: An Update From Mouhsine Serrar of Prakti Design

It's been a few months since the traveling treps of Unreasonable at Sea set sail. We check in with one young entrepreneur about his progress so far.
Unreasonable at Sea: An Update From Cesar Harada of Protei
Business Ideas

Unreasonable at Sea: An Update From Cesar Harada of Protei

It's been six weeks since the traveling treps of Unreasonable at Sea set sail. We check in with one young entrepreneur about his progress so far.
Entrepreneurs Take on the World -- By Cruise Ship
Starting a Business

Entrepreneurs Take on the World -- By Cruise Ship

In its inaugural run, the Unreasonable at Sea program kicked off earlier this month. Here's a brief intro to the program and three of the entrepreneurs we'll follow during their four-month voyage.

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