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Christopher James Mitchell's Portfolio 

Christopher Mitchell has established a large body of work around the world since he began his freelancing career in 2012. Since then, he's been busy publishing work in magazines, on online publications, guest posting on websites, appearing on radio and selective podcasts as well as being involved with video productions. Furthermore, he's had his own exhibits for his travel photography. 

He's visited over 75 countries, and nearly 1000 cities, which has led to him gathering enormous amounts of content. He's been published in Canada, the United States, South Korea, Turkey and for a number of magazines and publications with international distribution. Below, you'll find selective examples of the Christopher's involvement in travel media at large. 

Please use the contact page at the bottom to reach out to Christopher for opportunities, or simply send an email to with your proposal. You can also head directly to the Work With Me page. 

Selected Freelance Writing

  1. "5 Things to Think About when Booking a Summer Campsite" in Algoma County 
  2. "5 Reasons to Visit Algoma This Summer" in Algoma Country 
  3. "The Best Literature Study Abroad Programs" in Go Overseas
  4. "The Magic of Moving Out of your Comfort Zone on a Trip to India" in The Journal by Intrepid Travel 
  5. "What to Do in Istanbul: From Must-Dos to Lesser Known Gems" in The Journal by Intrepid Travel
  6. "Never Underestimate the Dangers of a Road Trip Across Georgia" in Outpost Magazine
  7. "Finding My Canada" for Northeastern Ontario
  8. "Best Up and Coming Summer Destinations in Europe" in Days to Come by Tourradar
  9. "10 Things I've Learned from Travelling to 75 Countries" in The Journal by Intrepid Travel
  10. "Finding Your Voice" in the Travel Writer's Exchange
  11. "How to Study Abroad as a Literature Major" in Go Overseas
  12. "5 Reasons to Visit Japan’s Chubu Region" in Go Backpacking
  13. "The Toyokawa Inari Shrine: A Treasure of Japan" in Go Backpacking
  14. "8 Must Try Food and Drinks While Studying Abroad in Ireland" in Go Overseas
  15. "Things to Do in Nagoya: Japan’s Incredible Nagoya Castle" in Go Backpacking
  16. "Autumn in Japan: The Colorful Town of Asuke" in Go Backpacking
  17. "Turkish Delight: Six Delicious Dishes to Try in Turkey" in The Journal by Intrepid Travel 
  18. "The Magic of Zanzibar" in Horizon Travel & Lifestyle 
  19. "The Best Food in the Chubu Region" in Go Backpacking 
  20. "Volunteering in Istanbul" in The Guide Istanbul
  21. "A Triple Crown of Classic Elegance" in Dreamscapes Magazine
  22. "Sit Down Laughing, Stand Up Seoul" in 10 Magazine 
  23. "My Week in Prague" in Outpost Magazine
  24. "What It’s Really Like Studying Abroad in Norway" in Grassroute Adventures
  25. "Street Market Smarts: Kapalıçarşı (Grand Bazaar)" for Yabangee
  26. "The Away Days Return Home @ Salon IKSV" for Yabangee
  27. "10 Podcasts to Help You Beat the Istanbul Commute" for Yabangee
  28. "Turkey at the Expo Milano 2015: Food, Hospitality, Design" for Yabangee 
  29. "Review: Iron & Wine @ Babylon Bomonti" for Yabangee
  30. "10 Must-Have Apps for Living in Istanbul" for Yabangee 

Radio/Podcast Appearances

Talking about Istanbul on an episode of "Our City with Kirk Lapointe" on Roundhouse Radio

Christopher's Appearance on the Expats Podcast with Adam Rozenhart

Video ( and Other Interviews)  

In this video, Christopher hosts the inaugural episode of  Yabangee TV,  heading to one of Istanbul's most cozy and unique bars. 

This video exemplifies my love for the interview form, something I feel is one of my foremost strengths. Here are other examples of me interviewing: 

  1. An Interview with Don George: Sitting Down with the Editor of National Geographic
  2. An Interview with Nomadic Matt: In Depth with One of the World's Top Travel Bloggers
  3. An Interview with Scott Wilson of "Departures" and "Descending"
  4. An Interview with Gary Arndt: I Catch Up with the Godfather of Travel
  5. An Interview with Ellis Emmett on his New Show, "Over the Horizon"
  6. Sitting Down with Andrej Kostresevic, a Founder of "Expack"
  7. A Need for a "Village Uncommon": An Interview with Turkey's Newest Online Artisanal Shop

Guest Posts

  1. "Teaching Abroad and Tour Guiding to Fund Travel to 75 Countries" for Teaching Travelling 
  2. "An Island to Escape the Tourist Crowds" on One World 365
  3. "Tales of Teaching and Travelling in Korea" for Global Goose 
  4. "Seaside Sanctuaries in County Antrim, Northern Ireland" for My Destination


  1. "Photography Part 1: These Tips Will Make You a Better Cityscape Photographer" by Flight Compensation 
  2. "The Ultimate Guide To Iceland In Winter 2018" by Midgard Base Camp 
  3. "18 Bucket List Ideas from World- Class Travelers" by The Petite Adventurer
  4. "2018 Bucket List" by Travel on the Brain
  5. "Travel Bloggers Share Their Favourite Hike of 2017" by Nate Meets World
  6. "55 of the Very Best Places to Visit in Spain" by Wandertooth 
  7. "Things to do in Canada" by The World Pursuit 
  8. "The Best Balkan Food you Need to Try" by Sofia Adventures
  9. "30 of the Most Beautiful Cities in France" in Untold Morsels
  10. "Rooms with a View" in Travel, Eat, Enjoy, Repeat

Being Interviewed 

  1. "Teaching Abroad and Tour Guiding to Fund Travel to 75 Countries" on Teaching Traveling 
  2. "Travel Blogger: travelingmitch" on Wise Traveler 

If you'd like to work with Christopher Mitchell, please fill out the contact form below. 

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