About Amy Whitley

Amy WhitleyAmy Whitley is a freelance travel writer, copy editor, and aspiring novelist. Amy holds a B.A. in Creative Writing from Whitworth University, and has years of experience in both writing and editing. Amy worked as a publications editor for both not-for-profits and literary journals before launching a career as a freelance travel writer. She now enjoys bylines in both print and online publications, and participates in national travel industry campaigns on a wide variety of family travel subjects.

As an editor, Amy works as founding editor of Pit Stops for Kids, as well as content editor of family travel mega-site Trekaroo. Pit Stops for Kids has been awarded numerous ‘top 25’ and travel website awards, the Babble Top 10 award for travel, and is a freelance columnist and writer at print magazines across the Northwest.

Learn more about Amy Whitley, see media clips, and story samples at amywhitley.com.

To best reach Amy, email her at amy(at)pitstopsforkids(dot)com or tweet her at @pitstopsforkids.


  1. Hello,
    I just wanted to send you a shout out, because I love your travel blog!

  2. Thanks so much! Glad you found us!

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