Last July, Escape Brooklyn paired up with GQ to create a travel guide for the photographically-inclined to Newfoundland & Labrador. It’s an easy four hour flight from NYC, but travelers will feel a world away here, with dramatic landscapes, crazy-good seafood, and all the cute nautical villages you could hope for.
“When she wants to get great photos at a travel destination, Erin Lindsey, founder of the travel site Escape Brooklyn, has a list of things she looks for. ‘I’m on the hunt for any body of water, dramatic terrain, deep forest, picturesque towns, dirt roads, historical sites, wildlife, moody weather, colorful sunsets, or thick fog,’ she explains. The area in and around the Newfoundland city of St. John’s has all of that, as Lindsey discovered on a recent trip there. ‘I literally never set my camera down, except to sleep,” she says. Here’s where she went.'”