Meg Favreau

  • Lived in Philadelphia for over two years.
  • City editor of ​"Not For Tourists: Philadelphia" guidebook



Meg Favreau is a former writer for TripSavvy, creating content for more than a year. She is a freelance writer and editor. She worked for Not for Tourists as Philadelphia City Editor and a web writer, crafting reviews of restaurants, shops, and events. Meg also was a regular contributor to, a blog that highlights awesome things and people in the City of Brotherly Love.


Meg Favreau received a Bachelor of Arts in writing from Ithaca College.

Awards and Publications
  • "Not for Tourists Guide to Philadelphia" city editor for 2009 and 2010 editions
  • "Little Old Lady Recipes" author
  • Contributor to​
  • Playboy article, "It's Not Always Sunny in Philadelphia: A Nightlife Guide to the City of Brotherly Love."

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