Nancy Levenson A writer from Portland, Oregon specializing in travel and entertainment in the NorthwestContributor to the travel books, "Best Places Portland" and "Best Places to Kiss in the Northwest"Feature articles in Northwest Home and Garden Magazine and Portland Monthly Magazine Experience Nancy Levenson is a former writer with TripSavvy. She has been an enthusiastic resident of Portland, Oregon for over a decade and has lived all over the city. Nancy is a full-time writer with expertise in travel, entertainment, shopping, and living in the Northwest. She contributed to TripSavvy for over five years. Her work has also appeared on Citysearch.com and in travel books such as "Best Places Portland" and "Best Places to Kiss in the Northwest." Her magazine credits include Northwest Home and Garden Magazine, Cottage Living, and Portland Monthly Magazine. Education Nancy has a Bachelor of Science in Sociology from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. She also holds a Masters in Human Sexuality Education from Widener University. About TripSavvy and Dotdash TripSavvy, a Dotdash 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.