Lisa Codianne Fowler is an award-winning travel journalist who has covered destinations from St. Petersburg, Florida to St. Petersburg, Russia. She’s ridden bumboats in Singapore, swum with sharks in Tahiti, and enjoys sailing the Caribbean.


Though more nature lover than city girl, she has a special fondness for Paris. But her favorite spot on the planet is her hometown of Sarasota, of which she has penned many a published feature. For Visit Florida’s domestic and international markets, she has traveled to every corner of the state, with her articles appearing in at least six languages.

Luxury and romantic travel, food and wine, pet-friendly travel, and nature are her primary inspirations, though she has covered everything from biker clubs to bath products. Her work has graced numerous international print publications, and peppers many an online venue. She is a narrator and producer for Greater Than a Tourist series of travel audiobooks for Audible, Inc.

Lisa is a long-standing member of the North American Travel Journalists Association; the International Food, Wine and Travel Writers Association; the Tourists Guild, Young Entrepreneurs of Sarasota, and Internet Marketing Masterminds Group. Lisa has been writing travel and tourism for more than 25 years.

Lisa Codianne Fowler being filmed on location at Anna Maria Island