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Michael’s original art, painted and drawn on his iPad, captures scenes from travels around the world. His artwork is the perfect travel gift for the wanderers in your life, or yourself — prints, canvas, t-shirts, postcards, luggage tags, towels, and smartphone cases. Buy securely and safely in our Fine Art America travel store online by clicking on any image below:


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Michael Hodgson

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Winner of a 2018 Silver Medal from the North American Travel Journalists Association for travel writing excellence, Michael has authored more than 16 books and penned many hundreds of feature articles over the years. His bylines have appeared in Backpacker, Men's Journal, Men's Health, Outside, The San Jose Mercury News, Portland Oregonian and more. His travels have taken him to all seven continents. He is a member in good standing of the North American Travel Journalists Association and the Professional Travel Bloggers Association.
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