Michelle da Silva Richmond

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Michelle da Silva Richmond is an award-winning travel editor and member of the Society of American Travel Writers (SATW), American Society of Journalists and Authors (ASJA), NY Travel Writers Association and New England Travel Writer's Network.

Experience

As travel editor of Mexico's English language daily, "The News" she was awarded SATW's Lowell Thomas Award sponsored by SATW and was one of 25 journalists from around the world to be selected by the Swiss government to cover their 700th Anniversary of Confederation. She co-authored the Crown Insider’s Guide to Mexico with Florence Lemkowitz and contributed to: Frommer’s, Fodor’s and Fisher’s Guides to Mexico. She was also contributing editor to ASTA Agency Management, Mexico editor for Recommend, American Express Mexico newsletter editor and longtime contributor to Hemispheres and Continental Airlines in-flight magazines and various cruise books. A widely published travel journalist, in addition to being a weekly travel columnist for a CT daily newspaper, her articles have appeared in: American Way, Bride's, Bridal Guide, The Hartford Courant, Hartford Magazine, Miami Herald, Boston Herald, St Petersburg Times, Porthole and many others. Currently a resident of Connecticut, she lived in Mexico City for nearly 20 years and is passionate about promoting Mexico whenever she can.

Education

Journalism, Ohio State University

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.

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