Amanda Galiano

  • Lifelong resident of Little Rock
  • Quoted in publications such as the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette and Sync Weekly
  • Has been interviewed by local news anchors on various topics from camping to blogging
  • Actively involved in community activities


Amanda Galiano is a former writer for TripSavvy. In her 17 years with the site, she authored more than 200 articles on Little Rock, where she has lived since birth.

Amanda participates in many community activities. Throughout pharmacy school, she was active in organizations that brought pharmaceutical care to underserved areas of Little Rock and has volunteered for animal organizations including the Little Rock Zoo. She is currently involved in the Zoo's education volunteer program.


Amanda earned a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock and a  Doctor of Pharmacy degree at UAMS College of Pharmacy.

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

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