Photographer, Journalist, Editor
Interested inAsia, Australia, China, Croatia, cruise, Culinary, cultural, culture, Europe, exotic, Food, germany, health, heritage, Holland, Iceland, international, Ireland, Japan, Korea, Mexico, Peru, river cruise, Russia, South America, spa, Thailand, Turkey, UNESCO, wellness, Wine
Nathan DePetris is owner and COO of Pride Travel, a full-service leisure agency that specializes in catering to the needs of gay and lesbian clientele. He chairs southern California ASTA’s Young Professional Society (YPS) committee, sits on the national YPS committee, has sailed on over four dozen cruises and traveled to almost 40 countries. DePetris holds several industry certifications, most notably by CLIA, the Travel Institute and various destination visitors’ bureaus in the Americas, Asia, Africa and Europe.
An award-winning photojournalist, his images have been featured in publications online and in print for the travel trade, consumers, and NATJA's TravelWorld International Magazine.
2012 NATJA Award, Gold - "Spiderweb of Steel and Glass" Gay Travel Herald(gaytravelherald.com)
2012 NATJA Award, Silver - Travel Journalism Website: Gay Travel Herald
2012 NATJA Award, Bronze - "Perfect Autumn Afternoon in Piesport, Germany" Gay Travel Herald
2012 - Winner, TravelAge West Photo Contest for "Chinchero Weaver of Peru", Cusco, Peru.
2012 - Honorable Mention, TravelAge West Photo Contest for "Najavo Steel Arch Bridge", Arizona
2011 - Winner, TravelAge West Photo Contest for "Domed Roof of Umberto I", Naples, Italy.
2011 - Honorable Mention, TravelAge West Photo Contest for "Piesport in Fall", Mosel, Germany.
2011 - Honorable Mention, TravelAge West Photo Contest for "Dutch Windmills", Volendam
WorksBuddha is where?
Dopp kit memoirs
Great to know ya, Sequoia
Blow $100 in 20 minutes and leave Montreal smiling
Fly like Superman in the Caribbean
Award winning Photos - TAW Contest
Photos - TravelWorld International Nov/Dec 2011 Issue
Photos & Article - Post-Japan-Earthquake Travel Agent Report
Photos - Celebrating on the River with a Christmas Market Cruise
Photos - Twenty Four Hours in Seoul, Korea
Photos - Barcelo Maya: Refinement On the Riviera Maya