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Paul Shoul in Costa Rica
Paul Shoul in Costa Rica


GoNOMAD Writer Profiles

Paul Shoul: Words and Pictures

Paul Shoul is Northampton-based photographer who doubles as a staff writer for GoNOMAD.

For thirty years he's lived in the Pioneer Valley and chronicled life there though his work in the Valley Advocate and Preview magazines.  He's also been seen in the Boston Globe, New York Times, BBC, the Chronicle of Higher Education and many other publications.

Paul has traveled around the world shooting and writing GoNOMAD stories, he captures the special essence of the place with a keen eye and sharp wit. He's also a regular travel companion of GoNOMAD Editor Max Hartshorne's. "He makes every trip a lot of fun. No one shoots better and no one has the descriptive talents of Shoul," Hartshorne says.

Read a few samples of his writing and you can understand why we're proud to say that he was first published (as a travel writer) on GoNOMAD:

A Tour of Chile's Wineries and Vineyards

A Tour of Chile's Wineries and Vineyards
Chile | Paul Shoul visits with seven top winemakers in Chile and discusses fine wine, haute cuisine and the recent earthquakes that rocked that country.

El Secreto in Belize

El Secreto in Belize
Watch a slideshow of El Secreto in Ambergris Caye, Belize by Paul Shoul.

Where We Went in 2013

Where We Went in 2013
Where we went: GoNOMAD staff reflect on the places they went in 2013.

Top Ten Paul Shoul Photos of 2013

Top Ten Paul Shoul Photos of 2013
Paul Shoul, GoNOMAD's staff photographer, shows his favorite photos from 2013.

Paul Shoul: Words and Pictures

Paul Shoul: Words and Pictures
Profile of GoNomad staff writer Paul Shoul with links to all his articles

St. Kitts: Hiking a Volcano

St. Kitts: Hiking a Volcano
St Kitts: Paul Shoul visits St. Kitts and climbs a volcano, rides a sugar train and enjoys good food and fine hospitality.

Our 2012 Travels: GoNOMAD Staff

Our 2012 Travels: GoNOMAD Staff
2012 staff travels | Where the writers and editors of GoNOMAD traveled in 2012

Denmark and Sweden Photogallery 4

Denmark and Sweden Photogallery 4
GoNOMAD Photographer Paul Shoul exhibits his striking photographs from Denmark and Sweden.

Denmark and Sweden Photogallery 3

Denmark and Sweden Photogallery 3
GoNOMAD Photographer Paul Shoul exhibits his striking photographs from Denmark and Sweden.

Denmark and Sweden Photogallery 2

Denmark and Sweden Photogallery 2
GoNOMAD Photographer Paul Shoul exhibits his striking photographs from Denmark and Sweden.

Traveling South Korea: Seoul and Busan

Traveling South Korea: Seoul and Busan
South Korea: Traveling Seoul and Busan | Paul Shoul visits exciting Korea with exotic fish markets and shimmering cities.

Photo Gallery by Paul Shoul: San Pedro de Atacama, Northern Chile

Photo Gallery by Paul Shoul: San Pedro de Atacama, Northern Chile
Photographs of San Pedro de Atacama, Chile and environs by Paul Shoul

The Strolling of the Heifers--Slideshow

The Strolling of the Heifers--Slideshow
Strolling of the Heifers, Brattleboro, Vermont. A photo gallery by Paul Shoul.

San Sebastian, Basque's Culinary Traditions

San Sebastian, Basque's Culinary Traditions
Paul Shoul takes a culinary journey with tapas, hard cider and traditional cuisine in San Sebastian, Basque Country.

Colombia Photo Gallery

Colombia Photo Gallery
Colombia | Pereira, Bogota, Cartagena photo gallery by Paul Shoul

Pura Vida in Costa Rica's Jungle

Pura Vida in Costa Rica's Jungle
Costa Rica: Paul Shoul experiences Pura Vida in Costa Rica's jungles and beaches.

Cod Fishing in Greenland

Cod Fishing in Greenland
Greenland | Paul Shoul takes a fishing trip in Sisimiut, Greenland.

Traveling Tunisia: Exotic Souks, Ancient Ruins and Fabulous Food

Traveling Tunisia: Exotic Souks, Ancient Ruins and Fabulous Food
Tunisia | Paul Shoul visits Tunisia and enjoys the exotic souks, the superb cuisine, the Roman ruins and the Festival of the Sahara in Douz

max blogTRAVEL SOUNDS...

7 minute Interview segments
Listen to GoNOMAD editor Max Hartshorne talk travel:

Vancouver  Big Bear Lake CA
Lewiston, Maine,
Sevierville, Tennessee, 
Nord Pas-de-Calais France 
Nova Scotia with hosts Brad Shepard and Bo Sullivan on WHYN-AM 560.
Champagne France Portland, Maine Belize with Kevin and Sue McCarthy of the Travel Planners Show
Read New Travel Stories on GoNOMAD!

Spain: Stalking the Wild Tapas of Santiago de Compostela

Spain: Stalking the Wild Tapas of Santiago de Compostela
Galicia | Paul Shoul travels to the Spanish province of Galicia to attend the Atlantic Food Conference, learn about Galician cuisine, and search out the best tapas and the best restaurants in town.

Denmark and Sweden Photo Gallery

Denmark and Sweden Photo Gallery
Denmark and Sweden | GoNOMAD Photographer Paul Shoul exhibits his striking photographs from Denmark and Sweden.

Travel Photography in Guatemala: Some Things to Know From the Pro on the Go

Travel Photography in Guatemala: Some Things to Know From the Pro on the Go
Paul Shoul| Advice on taking better travel pictures from a professional photographer
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Boise, Idaho: An Air of Optimism

Boise, Idaho: An Air of Optimism
Boise, Idaho | GoNOMAD's Paul Shoul finds a very friendly town with excellent nightlife, food and drink and lots of opportunities for outdoor adventure.

The Faces of Medellin, Colombia

The Faces of Medellin, Colombia
Medellin, Columbia | A gallery of photos from Colombia by Paul Shoul.

Spain's World Expo Zaragoza 2008: An Ancient City Looks to the Future

Spain's World Expo Zaragoza 2008: An Ancient City Looks to the Future
Zaragoza,Spain | Paul Shoul visits the oldest city in Spain, which will hosted the 2008 World Expo devoted to the them of water and sustainable development.

A Whirlwind Tour of Taiwan

A Whirlwind Tour of Taiwan
Taiwan | Paul Shoul travels across Taiwan to Sun Moon Lake and Taroko National Park, and talks to prominent citizens about what it means to be Taiwanese.

Minas Gerais, the Heart of Brazil

Minas Gerais, the Heart of Brazil
Minas Gerais, Brazil | Paul Shoul visits and enjoys the poetry, the music, the art, the architecture, the history, the cuisine, the nightlife, the natural wonders, the climate -- everything about this ...

Digging to China: A Journey to Taipei, Nanjing and Shanghai

Digging to China: A Journey to Taipei, Nanjing and Shanghai
Shanghai, Nanjing, Taipei China | Paul Shoul travels to Taiwan, Nanjing and Shanghai, visiting temples, historic sites, and ultramodern space-age buildings.

Who Flocks to Santiago de Compostela?

Who Flocks to Santiago de Compostela?
Santiago de Compostela | Paul Shoul describes a series of pilgrims, both sacred and soulless, that he met en route to Santiago de Compostela.

Santiago de Compostela: A Pilgrimage to Galicia

Santiago de Compostela: A Pilgrimage to Galicia
Santiago de Compostela, Spain | Paul Shoul describes his non-demoninational pilgrimage to Santiago de Compostela and other interesting towns in Galicia, where he visits historic sites and dines on loc ...

Taiwan: Festivals, Fireworks and Fantastic Food

Taiwan: Festivals, Fireworks and Fantastic Food
Taiwan| Paul Shoul describes the festivals, fireworks and fantastic food in Taiwan.

Eating Bilbao: A Celebration of Basque Cuisine

Eating Bilbao: A Celebration of Basque Cuisine
Bilbao, Spain | Paul Shoul visits Bilbao, Spain, and takes a culinary tour of the finest restaurants.

 
 


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