Jamie Ditaranto Courtesy of Jamie Ditaranto Jamie Ditaranto is a freelance journalist, photographer, and full-time traveler. Before writing for TripSavvy, Jamie was the Editor of Video and Content for SmarterTravel.com, where she sought to share unique travel experiences like barge cruising in France and sleeping in centuries-old Japanese inns. Jamie's beats include adventure, sustainability, historic cities, product reviews, and travel tips.Jamie has written and taken photographs for TripSavvy since June 2019. Former editor at SmarterTravel.comJamie has a B.F.A. in Writing, Literature, and Publishing with a minor in photography from Emerson College. Experience Jamie's work has also appeared on SmarterTravel, USA Today, BuzzFeed, Business Insider, TripAdvisor, Fodor's, Jetsetter, and Family Traveller, among others. Education Jamie has a B.F.A. in Writing, Literature, and Publishing with a minor in photography from Emerson College. 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.