Ryan Slattery Follow Twitter Lives In Las Vegas, Nevada Education Northeastern University Ryan Slattery is a freelance journalist based in Las Vegas with expertise in climate news, entertainment, and travel. Experience Ryan Slattery is a Las Vegas-based writer who has spent the better part of the last two decades documenting the city. He writes about various topics, everything from environmental issues and the outdoors to entertainment and politics. Ryan has covered award shows and celebrity red carpets for Us Weekly. His work has appeared in the Boston Globe, High Country News, Nevada Magazine, and the Washington Post, among others. Education Originally from Massachusetts, Slattery graduated from Northeastern University with a bachelor’s degree in Journalism. 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.