A B O U T  E M M A

Traveler, writer, & all around adventurist — You can typically find Emma out on the road, headphones on, suitcase in hand, hanging on every note the world has to offer.

Her travel career has taken her across the vast plains of Mongolia, climbing on top of ex-Korean War vehicles, dancing with gypsies in the Great Indian Desert, hitch-hiking during monsoons in Indonesia, slipping along the waterways of Vietnam aboard luxury ships, hot air ballooning through Turkey & beyond.

For Emma Young consists of creative images, text, travel insight, & destination guides that are a product of Emma’s wanderlust moments, visions, & stimulations. Her free spirited spontaneity & continued love of perpetual exploration, writing & adventure are easily reflected in her contrasting bodies of work. From emotional & insightful to humorous & fun, she aims to capture the soul & uniqueness of each destination she travels to & lead a life that follows a different script.

Emma currently writes on a freelance basis for various travel publications, including Nowhere Magazine, Suitcase Magazine, Jetset Times, & various in-flight magazines; while also producing destination content for travel brands, such as GTA Travel & Matador Network.

Emma lived in various locations around Asia & Europe from 2016-2018, writing about her transformative adventures. while also teaching English as a second language. Prior to that she spent four years studying Journalism & Creative Writing at The University of Wisconsin where she was recruited as Editor of her school
newspaper’s Lifestyle section. 

To reach Emma directly, email her at: ​​ hello@foremmayoung.com