Writing from Sicily, 2017

As a former TV travel host and managing editor of an Inflight magazine, I often write about travel, culture, and art. I also cover lifestyle and parenting issues.

To work with me, please email nikkimartinez.media@gmail.com. 


You Can Now Walk and Sketch on the Path of Leonardo, May 2019, Artsy.net

Glass Ceilings in Fine Art: Can They Be Shattered? October 2018, Doctor Wise


Drawn to Dresden, October 2013, Island Tribune Magazine

Lago di Como: Lakeside Splendor, June 2013, Island Tribune

Lake Como in Winter: Budget Tips for an Italian Alps Holiday, December 2015, EuroCheapo

Northern Italy: Dine Like the Locals Do, Asian Traveler Magazine

Budget guide to Ceské Budejovice (Budweis), Czech Republic, May 2016, Euro Cheapo

Budget guide to Pilsen (Plzen), Czech Republic, May 2016, Euro Cheapo

Budget guide to Františkovy Lázne (Franzensbad), Czech Republic, May 2016, Euro Cheapo

Venice Carnival: Ten Ways to Save Money and See More, February 2019, Euro Cheapo

Northern Italy: Ten Ways to Save When Visiting Lake Como, December 2015, Euro Cheapo


How to Find Ways to Volunteer in Disaster Relief, April 2017, Volunteer Forever

Spend Your Gap Year In Thailand! July 2017, Volunteer Forever

Volunteer in the Philippines: Teach English, Conservation and More, May 2017, Volunteer Forever


10 Tips for Discussing Current Events with Your Child, January 2011, Smart Parenting Magazine

What to Pack When Traveling With A Baby, April 2011, Smart Parenting Magazine

9 Family-Friendly Vacations, November 2012, Smart Parenting Magazine


The Shifting Balance of Power in Modern Households, November 2018, Doctor Wise

My First Noel, 2010, Chicken Soup for the Soul


Everything You Need to Know About San Francisco’s Hottest New Restaurant, International Smoke, April 2018, SF Tourism

The Best Kitesurfing Spots in the Philippines, 2015, Surfer Today