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 PublicationsAlbuquerque The MagazineNew Mexico Kids!: The Young Scientist 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.