Nicole Schnitzler Follow LinkedIn Twitter Nicole Schnitzler is a Chicago-based freelance writer specializing in travel, food, drink, lifestyle, and culture. Nicole's work has appeared in AFAR, Fodor's, and other publications. Experience Nicole's work has appeared in AFAR, Fodor's, USA Today, Chicago Tribune, VICE, Time Out, Esquire, GQ, Travel + Leisure, Thrillist, Condé Nast Traveler, Food & Wine Magazine, Architectural Digest, Liquor.com, and many other publications. 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.