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Andrew Dean Nystrom is an American author, journalist, editor and emerging media strategist.

Prior to joining the Sales departments at Alaska Discovery and Mountain Travel Sobek, Adventure Travel and Adventure Vacations. Explore the World with Mountain Travel Sobek. at Nystrom was a freelance travel writer for Fodor's and Lonely Planet Publications. Lonely Planet Guidebooks at In 2006, he was appointed Americas' Manager by the Australian adventure travel outfitter World Expeditions, based in San Francisco. In January 2007, he was named Senior Producer of the Travel section of Los Angeles Times Interactive (Tribune Company), Travel Deals, Vacations, Reviews, News & Tips - at In December 2008, he was named Senior Producer, Social & Emerging Media, for the Los Angeles Times and Senior Producer for Social Media, Special Projects Editor named - at In January 2010, he joined Red Bull North America in Santa Monica, California, as the energy drink and media company's lead social media marketing manager.

Nystrom was a regular contributor to the Travels with Lonely Planet newspaper column, distributed in the Americas by King Features Syndicate. Welcome to Torstar Syndication Services at His photographs and feature stories have appeared in the Arizona Daily Star, Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, Chicago Tribune, Contra Costa Times, Dallas Morning News, Denver Post, Houston Chronicle, Las Vegas Review-Journal, Los Angeles Times, Miami Herald, The Oregonian, San Francisco Chronicle, Salt Lake Tribune, San Jose Mercury News, Vancouver Sun, and on Yahoo! Travel.

Since 1995, Nystrom has contributed to two dozen travel guidebooks and reference titles, covering Alaska, Antarctica, Argentina, Bolivia, California, Chile, Hawai'i, Mexico, the Southwestern United States, the Rocky Mountains, and Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Parks.

Nystrom's non-guidebook credits for Lonely Planet include the Gap Year Book, the Career Break Book, Code Green, The Bluelist, the Middle of Nowhere, and an Experimental Travel essay about the risks and rewards of letting a stranger's dog take him for a walk. His writing has been translated into a dozen languages, including Mandarin, Spanish, French, Italian, Czech, Polish, Hebrew and Korean.

Nystrom has been interviewed as a travel expert by The New Yorker (Tad Friend), Men's Journal (Ethan Watters), USA Today (Laura Bly), the London Sunday Times, and Rolf As a speaker, he has lectured about adventure travel and travel writing at Stanford University, the University of California and the Book Passage Travel Writers & Photographers Conference.

Nystrom earned a bachelor’s of arts degree in Conservation Geography and Environmental Education from the University of California, Berkeley. Since 2005, he has served as an advisor to the National Geographic Society's Center for Sustainable Destinations. World Heritage Destinations Rated: Panelists @ National Geographic Traveler at

In October 2005, Nystrom's Top Trails Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Parks hiking guidebook won the Best Outdoor Adventure Guidebook award at the annual National Outdoor Book Awards, which "honors the best in outdoor writing and publishing." Winners of the 2005 National Outdoor Book Awards at ISBN 0-89997-368-X, Wilderness Press, June 2005.

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Total Books: 27
Berkeley Guides Central America On the Loose On the Cheap Off the Beaten Path
Berkeley Guides Central America on the Loose on the Cheap Off the Beaten Path [1996] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780679029793
ISBN-10: 0679029796
Genre: Travel
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.

Fodor's upCLOSE Los Angeles
Fodor's Upclose Los Angeles [1998] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780679033837
ISBN-10: 0679033831
Genre: Travel

Ganz Brandenburg
Ganz Brandenburg (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9783935029117
ISBN-10: 393502911X

Lonely Planet 2001 Out to Eat San Francisco
Lonely Planet 2001 Out to Eat San Francisco [Out to Eat Series] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781864500844
ISBN-10: 1864500840
Genres: Business & Money, Reference, Travel

Lonely Planet 2002 Out to Eat San Francisco
Lonely Planet 2002 Out to Eat San Francisco [Out to Eat] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781740592703
ISBN-10: 1740592700
Genres: Business & Money, Cookbooks, Food & Wine, Travel

Lonely Planet Argentina
Lonely Planet Argentina (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781740595155
ISBN-10: 1740595157
Genre: Travel
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.

Lonely Planet Best Of Las Vegas
Lonely Planet Best of Las Vegas [Lonely Planet Best of Las Vegas] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781740598538
ISBN-10: 1740598539
Genre: Travel

Lonely Planet Bolivia
Lonely Planet Bolivia [Lonely Planet Bolivia] (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781741040180
ISBN-10: 1741040183
Genre: Travel

Lonely Planet Career Break Book
Lonely Planet Career Break Book [General Reference Series] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781740598668
ISBN-10: 1740598660
Genres: Business & Money, Travel
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.

Lonely Planet Guide To Experimental Travel
Lonely Planet Guide to Experimental Travel [Lonely Plant Guide to Experimental Travel] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781741044508
ISBN-10: 1741044502
Genres: Reference, Travel, Nonfiction

Lonely Planet Las Vegas Condensed
Lonely Planet Las Vegas Condensed [Lonely Planet Las Vegas Condensed] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781740594530
ISBN-10: 1740594533
Genre: Travel

Lonely Planet Mexico
Lonely Planet Mexico [en espanol - Lonely Planet Travel Guide] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9788408048589
ISBN-10: 8408048589
Genres: Travel, Nonfiction

Lonely Planet Rocky Mountains
Lonely Planet Rocky Mountains [Lonely Planet Rocky Mountains] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781864503272
ISBN-10: 1864503270
Genre: Travel

Lonely Planet South America on a Shoestring
Lonely Planet South America on a Shoestring [Lonely Planet Shoestring Guides] (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781741041637
ISBN-10: 1741041635
Genre: Travel

Lonely Planet The Gap Year Book
Lonely Planet the Gap Year Book [Travel Reference] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781740598651
ISBN-10: 1740598652
Genre: Travel
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.

Lonely Planet USA  Canada On A Shoestring
Lonely Planet Usa Canada on a Shoestring [Lonely Planet Shoestring Guides] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781740596527
ISBN-10: 1740596528
Genre: Travel

Lonely Planet USA
Lonely Planet Usa [Lonely Planet USA] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781864503081
ISBN-10: 1864503084
Genre: Travel

Lonely Planet Yellowstone  Grand Teton National Parks
Lonely Planet Yellowstone Grand Teton National Parks (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781741041163
ISBN-10: 1741041163
Genre: Travel
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.

Mexico [Lonely Planet] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781740590280
ISBN-10: 1740590287
Genre: Travel
  • Currently 4.5/5 Stars.

Mexique 5 - F
Mexique 5 - F (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9782840702436
ISBN-10: 2840702436

Ouest Americain
Ouest Americain [French Edition] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9782840702597
ISBN-10: 2840702592