Annette is a freelance travel writer, the owner of a Michelin recommended restaurant in Northern California (Sugo Trattoria), and creator of the award winning blog Bucket List Journey.  As an obsessed new experience collector, her writing centers around exploring the world in search of once-in-a-lifetime adventures.

Her bucket list quest has spanned 40 countries, 5 continents and countless cities while chasing top stories about intriguing cultural traditions, unique dining experiences, memorable attractions, unforgettable lodging, first-time adventures and so much more.

Annette People

This following includes Annette’s article contributions and features, along with press mentions, interviews and campaigns.

Contributions & Articles

visitors guide

Awards & Kudos



Annette California Sonomad Magazine

Interviews, Talks & Other

Campaigns & Partnerships

Annette In the Restaurant News


  • SATW | Society of American Travel Writers
  • IFWTWA | International Food, Wine & Travel Writers Association
  • NATJA | North American Travel Journalists Association
  • ITWA | International Travel Writers Alliance

Contact Bucket List Journey

If you need more information or are interested in a partnership please contact Annette at annette.r.white (at) gmail (dot) com

Still need more information? Read Annette’s “About Me” page.