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I have been a travel writer for about 30 years, and have traveled all over the world researching articles for magazines and newspapers. My specialty is authentic travel experiences - how to get off the beaten path without giving up creature comforts.
I am presently the Travel Editor of Ranch & Coast, San Diego's luxury lifestyle magazine.
Before Ranch & Coast, I wrote the Frommer guides to San DIego, New Zealand, and Australia.
I live near the beach in La Jolla, California (a community within the City of San Diego) and write La Jolla Travel Information (www.LaJollaTravelInformation.com), which provides insider visitor information about La Jolla.
I also write Authentic Luxury Travel (www.AuthenticLuxuryTravel.net) and Staying Healthy on the Road blog (http://stayinghealthy.elizabethHansen.net) - both provide helpful advice for travelers.
I love helping people get the most from their travels, and enjoy contributing to Trip Advisor.
Earned by reviewing a place that wins a Travelers' Choice Award in 2015. The Travelers' Choice Awards honor the best hotels, attractions, restaurants and destinations worldwide, based on millions of traveler reviews.