John Stone

John Stone
Senior Contributing Editor

John Stone is a Contributing Editor for Travel Agent magazine and Luxury Travel Advisor with more than 25 years of experience as a writer and editor of travel industry publications. A member of the startup editorial team of Business Travel News at CMP Publications in the mid-1980s, John moved over to serve more than 15 years as Senior Editor and News Editor at Tour & Travel News / Leisure Travel News before becoming News Editor for publisher Joel Abels at Travel Trade Magazine in New York. Most recently John served as Media Relations Manager at Travel Insured International in Connecticut, before relocating in 2012 to Florida’s Gulf coast where he is now based as an independent travel journalist.

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Stories by John Stone

Sailing the Refurbished Queen Mary 2

Insights from our sail on an annual “Fashion Week”-themed cruise to sample the new look and feel of Cunard’s “remastered” flagship as it plies the Atlantic.
Wittenburg Germany

Discovering Sylt

Germany’s luxury island is unknown to most U.S. travelers but we’ve got the scoop on what’s there and where to go