Gerry Barker’s Bio

Gerry and Pam BarkerGerry — spelled like “Jerry” but pronounced “Gary” — is a lifelong journalist, with stops at The Austin American-Statesman, The Fort Worth Star-Telegram, The Dallas Morning News, The Columbus (Ohio) Dispatch, the Tampa Tribune and The Palm Beach Post. For more than a decade, he’s been writing about travel and cruising, and was a recent recipient of All Things Cruise 10 Year Writing Award.

He and his wife Pam have taken over 40 cruises. His work has appeared in New York Lifestyles Magazine as well his own website,

AllThingsCruise 10 Year Writing Award



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