A B O U T  E M M A

World 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, stories, travel reviews, & destination insight that are a product of Emma’s wanderlust moments, visions, & stimulations. Her free-spirited spontaneity & obsession for perpetual exploration are easily reflected in her unique bodies of work. Emma's aim is to capture the soul of each wild destination she travels to, educate her readers on far-flug corners of the globe, & not only write about - but live the adventure to its fullest.

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

Emma has lived in various locations around Asia & Europe from 2016-2018, writing about her transformative journeys, 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