My writing and photography have been featured in Forbes, National Geographic Intelligent Travel,, Viator and Jetstar Australia, among other publications. If you’d like to get in touch about a potential editorial opportunity please contact me at ashley [at] ashleyabroad [dot] com.

Articles & Photography:

Her Packing List: Ultimate Female Packing List for Japan (in Spring) – The Top 10 Asian Destinations for Foodies

Viator – Calanques National ParkGérard Mulot PâtisseriePâtisserie Pierre HerméChâteau de MalmaisonThéâtre des Variétés

The Culture-ist- The Original Asian Fusion: Seeking out Peranakan Food in Singapore

National Geographic Intelligent Travel- I Heart My City: Ashley’s Paris

Got Saga – 8 Unconventional Travel Tips


Lash World Tour – Top 100 Solo Female Travel Blogs

Travel Fashion Girl – The Top Travel Blog for Women According to Google

Nerdwallet – 10 Women Share Tips to Save Money While Traveling Solo

Misadventures with Andi – Traveler Tuesday – Ashley of Ashley Abroad

We Said Go Travel – Au Pair Year Leads to Life of Travel and Living in Uganda

The Kitchn – Bloggers Share Their Smartest Solo Travel Tips

Expedia – 20 Jobs That Let You Travel the World

Be My Travel Muse – Solo Female Travel in Europe – Everything You Need to Know

Tour Radar – The Best Danube Christmas Markets

Hippie in Heels – Travel Bloggers’ Best Tips for Saving Money While Traveling

Unlocking Kiki – 10 Bloggers’ Must See Spots in Iceland

Backpack Me – Around the World in 80 Dishes

e-Tramping – 15 Beer Experiences From Around the World

That Backpacker – How to Make Friends When You Move Abroad

Expat Edna – I Love My Neighborhood: Paris’ Saint-Germain-en-Laye

Young Adventuress – Mallorca: Spain’s Most Underrated Island

Curiosity Travels – Only in France

USA Today – World’s best picnic spots: Travel bloggers’ picks

Travelstart – Top 9 International Travel Bloggers On How They See South Africa

Detroit Free Press – Finding her true north: Young blogger travels the world

Drink Tea and Travel – Work and Travel Abroad: Become an Au Pair. Q&A with Ashley from Ashley Abroad 

An American Abroad – Expat Diaries with Ashley of Ashley Abroad

The Pin the Map Project- The Traveler Series: Ashley from Ashley Abroad

Forbes – Ban the Hugs: Studying Abroad, American-Style

Bren on the Road – Solo Female Travel: Ashley Fleckenstein Shares Her Travel Wisdom

Go Power Kick – Today’s Traveler: Ashley Fleckenstein

20 Years Hence – Chewing the Fat with Ashley Abroad

From There to Here- Expatriated: Ashley from Ashley Abroad

Johnny Jet- Travel Style: Ashley Fleckenstein

The Lazy Travelers- jetsetters: @ashleyhfleck

Go! Girl Guides – An Interview with Ashley Abroad

Cookie Sound – Home Sweet Home Interview: Ashley Abroad

Atlas Sliced – Want to live in France? Become an Au Pair!

Bunkbeds and Backpacks – Travel Blogger Interview

Someone Once Told Me – “If All Else Fails, You Are A Poet.”


Berkshire Hathaway – Millenials Spend More on Travel Than Any Other Age Group

Buzzfeed – 28 Insane Bars with Just The Right Amount of WTF

TripAdvisor – Great Female Solo Travel Spots in America, Chosen by Women Who Have Done It

Holiday Lettings – 20 Solo Travel Bloggers You Should Be Following in 2017

Buzzfeed – 24 Vacations For People Who Want To Totally Recharge

Webjet – Bloggers Predict the World’s Next Big Travel Destinations

Buzzfeed – Here’s How to Turn Traveling the World Into Your Job

Buzzfeed – 38 Genius Ways To Save Money On Travel In 2016

TripAdvisor – 20 Female Solo Travel Bloggers Share Tips for First-Timers

Webjet – Travel Bloggers Tell Us How to Save Money in Expensive Countries

Buzzfeed – We Asked 17 Travel Pros For Their Best Advice On Traveling Solo And Here’s What They Said

Detroit Free Press – 7 World Travelers to Emulate

Paper Planes – Best Travel Blogs for Twenty-Something Female Travelers

Travel Channel – This Week In Travel – 20 Must-Read Travel Blogs for 2014

Susan Shain – 50 Kick-Ass Female Travel Blogs to Follow in 2014

Viator – Top 25 Travel Blogs: 2014 Viator Travel Awards

Adventurous Kate – Nine Standout Travel Blogs of 2013

Fluent in 3 Months – 7 Ways to Study a Language Without Going Broke

Wanderlust & Lipstick – The Best Travel Blogs for 20-Something Travel

Hostelbookers – Travel Bloggers of the Month: July 2013

Y Travel Blog- Things to Do in Paris- Sunday Spotlight

National Geographic – Travel Radar