Allison Ramirez Courtesy of Allison Ramirez Travel ExpertWanderlusterSouth Florida Native Experience Allison is a writer with over 10 years of experience who has been contributing to TripSavvy since October 2018. She has also contributed to the Daily Beast, Liquor.com, Travel + Leisure, TravelPulse, Munchies, Vice, Marie Claire, Cosmopolitan, Seventeen, Refinery29, and more. Education Allison earned her BA of English Literature at Florida International University in Miami followed by an MFA of Writing at Savannah College of Art & Design in Savannah, Georgia. Between degrees, she taught English Literature to ninth graders. She has been writing and traveling since. 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.