Amy Gordon

  • Amy first became familiar with Philadelphia as an undergraduate at The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.
  • In addition to her work for TripSavvy, Amy has written extensively about Philadelphia for such media outlets as Where Traveler and BizBash.
  • Amy writes about her travel to several destinations around the world.


Amy began her career writing about the city of her alma mater, Philadelphia. She earned her BS in Economics, Marketing, and Communication from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. She later moved to Vieques, Puerto Rico.

As a freelance travel writer, Amy has contributed to numerous national outlets including Harper Traveler, Where Traveler, BizBash, Visit Philly, Slow Living, Vieques Insider, and many others. 


Amy received a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania with dual concentrations in marketing and communications. She studied abroad for one semester at University College London in London.

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

TripSavvy is part of the Dotdash publishing family. For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, a leading Internet measurement company, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population every month. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone and, most recently, Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.

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