Julie Tremaine

Julie Tremaine


  • Johns Hopkins University, Emerson College


  • Theme parks
  • Road trips
  • Unusual destinations
  • Food & drink travel

  • Julie's articles have appeared on sites such as Vulture.com, TravelandLeisure.com, Departures.com, Forbes.com and Fodors.com
  • She is the Disneyland editor for SFGate.com and the co-author of Life with the Afterlife with Amy Bruni.


Julie is a travel and food writer who has written for Vulture.com, TravelandLeisure.com, Departures.com, Forbes.com and Fodors.com, among other publications. She loves a good road trip and seeking out quirky (especially haunted) destinations. Julie is a theme park expert, digging deep into Disneyland and Disney culture for SFGate, and regularly appears on television and in podcasts, especially about Disney and Universal Studios.

Julie has written three cookbooks and, with paranormal researcher Amy Bruni, Life with the Afterlife: 13 Things I’ve Learned About Ghosts. 

She splits her time between Providence, Rhode Island and Los Angeles.


Julie has a dual undergraduate degree in English Literature and Writing Seminars from Johns Hopkins University, and a Masters in Writing, Literature and Publishing from Emerson College.

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 contact@tripsavvy.com.

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.