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Chrissie Mcclatchie freelance writer French Riviera travel yachting

Travel | Wine | Yachting

Chrissie McClatchie is a French-Australian freelance writer who grew up on Sydney’s Northern Beaches and has called France home for over a decade. Before picking up a pen, she sold fine wine to superyachts on the French Riviera and is a WSET-certified wine educator. She has also worked as a content editor for a Monaco-based luxury digital marketing agency. She now lives in Villefranche-sur-Mer, a fishing village around the bay from Nice, with her Irish husband and two young daughters.

Her stories from the Côte d’Azur – and beyond – have appeared in publications such as Condé Nast Traveler, BBC Travel, Time, Decanter, Wine Enthusiast, Atlas Obscura, easyJet Traveller, The Culture TripBusiness Insider, and Dockwalk.

She is a regular contributor to The CEO Magazine, an Australian-based global business publication, where she profiles C-suite executives from around the world and writes lifestyle features.

Chrissie is a member of the Australian Society of Travel Writers (ASTW) and the Yachting Journalists’ Association.

Browse a selection of recent print articles here or digital articles here. You can also see more of her clippings over at

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