Dana Freeman Follow Instagram Facebook Twitter Lives In Vermont Education University of Delaware Dana Freeman is a Vermont-based freelance travel writer. Originally from New York City, she has made the Green Mountain State her home for over 20 years.Dana focuses on luxury travel and small-ship cruising. She is a regular feature writer for ClubLife Magazine. Her work also appears in CNN Travel, Lonely Planet, Thrillist, Fifty Grande, the Fodor’s Travel Guide, Yankee Magazine and others.A keynote speaker and award winning travel expert, Dana has been named by Porthole Magazine twice as a top cruise and travel influencer. Experience Dana has been a world traveler since her grandmother took her on her first trip to Greece as a young teenager, where she developed an interest in exploring different cultures and countries. Her travels have taken her around the world. Most recently, on safari in Kenya and on a luxury expedition yacht in the Galapagos.She enjoys writing articles and sharing photos that inspire people to discover new places to visit worldwide. Her writing has appeared in CNN Travel, Lonely Planet, the Fodor's Travel Guide, Thrillist, Fifty Grande, Yankee Magazine, and others. Her bags are always packed, and she is ready for her next adventure.She has been contributing to TripSavvy since 2021. Education Dana graduated from the University of Delaware with a bachelor’s degree in international relations and a minor in French. 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.