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W. Andrew Powell
Editor-In-Chief, The GATE
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About me

For more than 20 years I’ve been writing about entertainment, travel, food, and Scotch. Back in 2001, I started The GATE, an online entertainment magazine that keeps me busy, especially interviewing hundreds of creators, filmmakers, actors, and amazing, talented people. For the last few years travel has become a big part of my work, and I’m thrilled to focus on creating interesting, informative videos and articles for travellers.

Why did you join the community?

Looking to expand my travel connections around the world.

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What was your first travel job?

Writing about travel back in 2002

What do you want to learn more about?

Food and drink, local traditions, and history.

Three words that describe why we should travel?

Food. Culture. People.


  • The GATE has been one of Canada's few online, independent, entertainment magazines since 2001 (celebrating over 22 years!), and travel is a big part of the stories we love to share. With a focus on original photography and video, The GATE creates artic... show more

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