Lisa Codianne Fowler

member for over 20 years

Member Since:
Mar 1998

Lisa Codianne Fowler is a multiple-award-winning travel journalist who has covered destinations from St. Petersburg, Florida to St. Petersburg, Russia. She’s ridden bum boats 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, including She is a travel video host and narrator for MPS Studios, producers of the PBS-quality Gulf Beaches Story rich media site. Lisa also manages social media and communications for Go Touch Down - specializing in tours of South Africa - as well as for her own brand and website, She is a long-standing member of the North American Travel Journalists Association; the International Food, Wine and Travel Writers Association; the Tourists Guild, and Young Entrepreneurs of Sarasota. Lisa has been writing travel and tourism for more than 25 years. 

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Published Articles (20)

St. Augustine’s Luxury Attractions Are Built On Rich History

Featured on St. Augustine, Ponte Vedra and the Beaches official tourism website,, via Miles Media Group.

Polo: The Sport of Kings

Mention polo and most people conjure up images of Prince Charles, wealthy aristocrats and fine-bloodline ponies. The common folk tend to associate polo with the rich jet-setting life played out […]

Pack it In – and in, and in and in…

This one was just for fun! Originally published in Style Magazine and reprinted on my site.

Tea Parties and Blue Men in Bean Town

Beautiful Boston, Massachusetts! A multi-faceted city and a bright new discovery for this veteran traveler. This was a pre-cruise day excursion, before the IFWTWA Annual Conference at Sea from New […]

Soul on a Plate

Chef Eric Klein graced us with his wisdom and wit aboard a week-long cruise with Holland America.

Beach Tails

Featured on, previously, an award-winning travel journalism site second only to Host was Rolling Waves Beach Cottages on Longboat Key, Florida.

Pure (Pier) Pleasure

Spectacular sunsets in southwest Florida may be a foregone conclusion, but when experienced from the water, they can be downright ethereal. No boat? No worries. Whether you are looking to […]

Palm Beach Weddings

Specializing in luxury resorts and romance (and Palm Beach), I was contacted to write the entire Wedding Section of the PGA National Resort & Spa website; ten pages.

Anna Maria Island: Only miles away but Worlds Apart

I was honored to be asked to write about one of my favorite Florida islands, Anna Maria. Published in the summer 2015 Travel Florida section of The Tampa Tribune / […]

The Adventure Capital of the World

This was the cover story of the Spring 2015 issue of Invidiata, a glossy print magazine distributed in upscale neighborhoods in Ontario, Canada.

Summer Fashion in Bloom

This was one of two in a series. Hosts were primarily Palm Beach Gardens Mall and also The Palm Beach Marriott Singer Island Resort & Spa.

Anything is Possible – Cruising the Baltic Sea with Crystal

Featured in Real Travel Adventures magazine and re-printed on my site, Also featured on Talking Travel radio, as I was interviewed by the host of the show.

Romance Again at Cap Juluca Resort in Anguilla

Ten years ago, Patrick and I eloped to an obscure Caribbean island. We were privileged to return ten years later. Story featured in print, online and on radio.

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Forgotten Florida

Published in Real Travel Adventures Magazine, and reprinted on my site, Hosted by Leigh Cort Publicity and The Sandpiper Inn.

Caribbean Rendezvous in St. Lucia

Originally published in Style Magazine. Hosted by Maryln Marx PR and The Rendezvous Resort. The only sounds are the gentle lapping of waves against our boat, the soft hum of […]

Brunch Anyone?

Reprinted on my site from Sarasota County’s Dining Guide Plus, a publication of the Sarasta Herald-Tribune. According to Webster’s, “brunch” is a noun, but common usage suggests otherwise.

Enchanting Sedona

Featured in Style Magazine; hosted by Alice Marshall PR and Enchantment Resort.

Forty Shades of Green

Originally featured in Style Magazine (a NY Times-owned publication at the time); reprinted on Hosted by Casey’s Hotel in Glengarriff.

Getting Personal in the British Virgin Islands

Cover story of TravelWorld magazine, luxury travel edition. Also featured on Talking Travel radio station; radio host interviewed me. Hosted by the BVI Charter Yacht Society.

Global Writes (1)

Eagle Island, Georgia

There are no less than seven mirrors gracing the walls of my tiny home. Not due to vanity, but rather, insecurity – and – to create the illusion of space. Eagle Island Lodge has but one mirror. The expansive structure certainly holds its own stripped of illusions. It's the real deal.

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