Recent Press on Go Girl 2: The Black Woman’s Book of Travel and Adventure

Global Heart

The April 24, 2024 edition of the East Bay Express Newspaper featured a special on black travel that highlighted my work and that of Martinique Lewis, President of the Black Travel Alliance and author of the ABC Travel Green Book. “Local Black Travel Experts Promote Global Adventures”! Elaine Lee and Martinique Lewis advise on joyful and inclusive multicultural tourism.”

Live on the Bay

On January 23, 2024, Elaine made a guest appearance on “Live on the Bay” a daily talk show that airs on KRON-TV/Channel 4 in the San Francisco Bay Area. The interview was a wonderful opportunity to share news about the soon to be released book “Go Girl 2” as well as share some vital travel tips.

The December 19, 2023 edition of the SF Chronicle’s featured a story about Elaine Lee and her upcoming travel book.

Cuisine Noir

Cuisine Noir featured Elaine Lee and her soon to be released book, “Go Girl 2” in the February 1st edition of their magazine. Travel writer, Kalin Thomas and photographer/editor, Sheree Williams teamed up to do a remarkable job chronicling Elaine’s literary and travel journeys. – “The Writer Behind ‘Go Girl!”

story about Elaine Lee and Go Girl 2 is being featured on

If Black girls didn’t feel like they belonged in the travel space before, they may likely feel a sense of belonging now. We’re seeing more melanin than ever as Black women live their best lives abroad, whether through solo travel, girls trips or baecations. Black travel, in general, is now so pervasive that in 2023, the Black Travel Summit declared Nov. 11 National Black Travel Day. Also, in 2019, Black Americans spent an estimated $109 billion on leisure travel, accounting for around 13% of all travelers.


Wanderful, the leading women’s travel media organization, is featuring me and go girl 2 in the spring 2024 edition of their newsletter. is a online and print magazine that believes that we learn best from each other via storytelling. They are featuring me and go girl 2 in the 5/16/24 edition of their magazine! Spreadin’ da love!

Good News, Black Enterprise Magazine is featuring a story on “Go Girl 2” in a recent edition of their publication! Special thanks to writer Jeroslyn Johnson for a job well done. BLACK ENTERPRISE is the premier resource for black entrepreneurs, black-owned businesses, and career, tech, and money content for black people. 6/17/24

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