Aileen O'Catherine

  • Aileen O'Catherine has lived in Albuquerque, New Mexico, since 1979, in neighborhoods throughout the city.
  • She has contributed to Albuquerque The Magazine and was the family expert for the Albuquerque Convention and Visitors Bureau's ABQ Experts campaign. 
  • Aileen is a columnist for New Mexico Kids! magazine.

Experience

Aileen O'Catherine is a former writer for TripSavvy who covered Albuquerque for eight years. She has contributed to Albuquerque The Magazine and was the family expert for the Albuquerque Convention and Visitors Bureau's two-year ABQ Experts campaign. She has also contributed articles to NewsCastic, writes a regular column in New Mexico Kids! magazine, and has written for KUNM Radio's The Children's Hour. She has been on local television shows and participates in media events.

She has lived all over Albuquerque, from Nob Hill to the South Valley. Her passions include exploring local restaurants, cultural events, the arts, and area neighborhoods.

Education

Aileen O'Catherine received her bachelor's degree in English education from the University of New Mexico.

Awards and Publications

About TripSavvy and Dotdash

TripSavvy writers are on-the-ground experts — they speak the local language, know how to catch their city’s tram, train or bus, and definitely have tabs on the best of everything in town, from cocktail to kids’ menu. And since the world changes every day, your travel guide should, too. Our dedicated team of editors is regularly reviewing our library to perform updates on thousands of articles per month. If you see something that doesn’t seem up to date, please let us know by emailing us at contact@tripsavvy.com.

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