Sherel Purcell hosted a travel site on and writes articles on active holidays for USA Today, Dreamscapes, Aol,,, Travel+Escape, The Travel Guides to Canada, Halifax Herald, Frommer’s Budget Travel, Mastercard Priceless Cities, Zipcar and Spacing magazine to name a few.  As well as the above publications, her photos have appeared in Brand USA promotions. She received a Parenting Publications of America Award for editorial content as well as a “See America” nomination. Along with traveling, she  teaches, golfs, cycles and searches out new wines, restaurants and swimming holes.

See Sherel Purcell’s Resume

John Cameron’s photos have appeared in Brand USA campaigns, USA Today 10 Best, Graphis, Now magazine, Vacay, The Director’s Guild of Canada national website and His travel video “A New York Minute” was chosen for The Smithsonian In Motion. When not traveling, he’s an editor in the Canadian Film and TV industry. He has a collection of four guitars and a shoebox of unpublished short stories. He knows where to get a great smoked mullet taco in Dunedin, Florida and thinks he may have left his wallet in San Francisco.

What People are Saying about Active City Travel

“After looking at your work we think you could be a great Arrivedo Writer given your digital media presence, photographic quality, and engaging travel content in English.”

Nicole Varon Content Project Manager Arrivedo

“It was an absolute pleasure to meet you and John during your stay in France. A HUGE thank you for your really kind article!”  Ben Forlani, Co-Founder & CEO/ Insidr.Paris

These writers take the in-depth approach, providing destination pieces crammed with pertinent ideas. Both know their subjects, and it shows.”  Editorial Award, Parenting Publications of America

Kona Kai San Diego

“Your awesome video for Kona Kai Resort & Marina was chosen as an editor’s pick. This means that you did a super job of making an informative and helpful video review and will help fellow hotel bookers make the right hotel choice.”  Hotel Confidential

A New York Minute,  Editor’s Pick,  The Smithsonian in Motion

The Gold Rush Walking Tour of San Francisco 

“Wow, what a great video! Thanks for the effort; I’ve already plugged you guys on FB.”  Ryan Russo, Managing Director /Walk SF Tours