Larry Rivera Larry Rivera was a Sydney, Australia-based writer, journalist, and editor.Larry covered the city and surroundings as a travel writer since 1997.He was a reporter for the Manila Evening News and the editor of Pace magazine in Manila.He worked as the assistant editor at The Catholic Weekly in Sydney, and as editor of Sydney's Liverpool Leader. Experience Larry Rivera was a former writer for TripSavvy, covering Sydney, Australia. He got his start as a reporter on the Manila Evening News, and later became editor of Pace magazine in Manila. After moving to Australia, he served as assistant editor at The Catholic Weekly in Sydney and as editor of Sydney's Liverpool Leader. Education Larry studied for a bachelor's degree in journalism at the Lyceum of the Philippines. 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.