Amber Nolan Amber Nolan is a restless travel writer who currently calls Key West home. She lives on a sailboat as it's the closest thing to having “roots.” She's been working in the travel industry for more than 10 years.Highlights:Amber's work has appeared on Jetsetter, AFAR, TravelPulse, and moreShe has written for TripSavvy since 2016She has a bachelor's degree in journalism from the State University of New York, College at Brockport Experience Amber's work has appeared on USA Today, Jetsetter, Cruise Critic, Frommers, and several other travel publications. Amber’s most unusual project involved hitchhiking on small airplanes to 49 states, during which time she spent two years on the road, or rather, “on the skyways.” She also works as an investigative reporter for Key West the Newspaper (the Blue Paper) where she finds the real scoop about what really happens on a “paradise island” built on tourism.She is currently working on a book that documents the unusual journey and provides insight into the aviation community. She has also traveled extensively in Central and South America, and enjoys scuba diving, sailing (or learning to), kayaking, and hammocks. Education Amber has a bachelor's degree in journalism from the State University of New York, College at Brockport.Other work: 10 Great American Food Trail Road Trips, FrommersKeeping it Fresh: 6 Best Cruise Refurbishments, Travel Pulse Anticipation Grows for Opening of Nassau's Meg-Resort Baha Mar, 10best.com TripSavvy Product Review Editorial Guidelines & Mission About TripSavvy and Dotdash Meredith TripSavvy, a Dotdash Meredith 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.