Addie Rising Addie Rising has more than a decade of researching, writing and editing experience.She works as a freelance writer and as the web editor for Charlotte Magazine. Experience Addie Rising is a former writer with TripSavvy, covering Charlotte for two years. She works as the calendar and web editor for Charlotte Magazine, where she stays on top of the arts and entertainment events that take place in the Queen City. Previously, Addie wrote, edited, and produced content for Bizjournals.com in Charlotte, SportsLine.com in Fort Lauderdale, The Palm Beach Post Online, and the Pasadena Star News in California. Education Addie majored in journalism at the University of Missouri in Columbia.Awards and PublicationsCharlotte Magazine About TripSavvy and Dotdash TripSavvy, a Dotdash brand, is a travel site written by real experts, not anonymous reviewers. You’ll find that our 20-year-strong library of more than 30,000 articles will make you a savvy traveler—showing you how to book a hotel the whole family will love, where to find the best bagel in New York City, and how to skip the lines at theme parks. We give you the confidence to spend your vacation actually vacationing, not fumbling with a guidebook or second-guessing yourself. Learn more about us and our editorial guidelines.