Chris is the host of the Amateur Traveler, a popular online travel website that focuses primarily on travel destinations. It includes a weekly audio podcast, a video podcast, and a blog. The Amateur Traveler audio podcast is more than 10 years old and get more than a million downloads a year. Chris has won a Lowell Thomas Award from SATW and a SMITTY award as the Best Independent Travel Journalist from Travel & Leisure. With Jen Leo and Gary Arndt he also produces the This Week in Travel. Chris now owns and runs BloggerBridge.com which connects bloggers and companies.