Laura Horton

  • A resident of Atlanta, Georgia for over 20 years
  • Over six years covering Atlanta travel for TripSavvy
  • Travel and leisure writer contributing to Dining Out Atlanta and the Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation


Laura Horton is a former writer with Trip Savvy. She is a freelance writer and marketing professional who has lived in Atlanta since 1996, including stints both inside and outside the Perimeter.

As a writer with a focus on travel and leisure, Laura has worked on staff for Visit Florida, The Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation, and The Chick-fil-A Bowl. She has been a contributing writer for Dining Out Atlanta and Creative Loafing's Omnivore Food Blog. She also spent six years covering the Atlanta area for TripSavvy, giving insider tips to visitors and locals on dining, events, and attractions.


Laura holds a degree in Public Relations from The School of Communications at Florida State University.

About TripSavvy and Dotdash

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