Carole Terwilliger Meyers
TRAVEL WRITER and EXPERT on BERKELEY, SAN FRANCISCO, and NORTHERN CALIFORNIA
Award-winning travel writer Carole Terwilliger Meyers, a native San Franciscan, holds a B.A. degree in anthropology from San Francisco State University and an elementary teaching credential from Fresno State College. She is the author of eighteen books, the editor of five books, and the mother of two children–with whom she has been through the road wars and in the travel trenches first-hand. Her books include nine editions of “Weekend Adventures in San Francisco & Northern California” and ”Miles of Smiles: 101 Great Car Games & Activities .” She is also the founding publisher of Carousel Press. An active freelancer, her articles have appeared in a variety of publications–Parenting, FamilyFun, Family Circle, Sunset, and numerous other magazines–as well in the travel sections of many newspapers. She has written a column for the San Jose Mercury News and Expedia.com and has been a featured guest on the Today Show, CNN News, and Bay Area Backroads. On a different career path, she is an extra in Mick Jagger’s ” Visions of Paradise” music video. Ms. Meyers is a member of the Society of American Travel Writers and resides in Berkeley, California.
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Carole’s blogs and videos
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Via/The Via Blog
5 Exceptional Bay Area Redwood Groves
Santa Rosa Press Democrat
Visit Benicia for history, antiques and art
10 wild and crazy North Coast redwoods
Getaways: Richmond’s Rosie the Riveter Museum
more articles by Carole
print interviews with Carole
by Johnny Jet
about flying, putrid sharks, and webcams
in which the idea is posed that being a travel writer just might be better than being a rock star
about packing a suitcase
about off-the-beaten-path San Francisco
tv interview with Carole
radio interview with Carole
talking about Calistoga and the Wine Country on Amateur Traveler, episode 190.
Carole’s blog posts about things to do in Calistoga.
Carole’s travel presentation at Google
Carole talks about some great Weekend Adventure in Northern California.
Carole on location
●“Carole, you do such a great job on this. I am definitely including your article on my Facebook! You are the gift that keeps on giving!”
–Susan Wilson/Marketing, for Gold Rush Country
●“Thank you Carole, this is great!”
–San Diego Tourism Authority, re. Facebook/Twitter posts