Ashley Grant

  • Freelance writer and photographer covering all things Tampa Bay since 2007
  • Has been featured on Channel 10 WTSP's former online affiliate Metromix, and in multiple publications including the Tampa Bay Times and Tampa Bay Metro
  • Earned degree in journalism from the University of South Florida 


Ashley Grant is a former writer for TripSavvy who covered all things Tampa Bay for almost four years. She has been a freelance writer and photographer since 2007 and focuses on events, restaurant reviews, bar reviews and lifestyle stories about Tampa residents, businesses, and attraction.

She is a photographer who finds her subjects while spending days and nights on the town visiting restaurants, clubs, parks and local attractions.


Grant earned a bachelor’s degree in magazine journalism from the University of South Florida, which included internships at Tampa magazines.

Awards and Publications

Work has been featured in publications including:

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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