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Hey! We’re a team of writers who love the Eastern Seaboard States.

Meet the writers

Amanda (Owner)

Born and raised in Southeastern Massachusetts, Amanda left for college in historic Fredericksburg, Virginia, and then started her professional life in Washington, DC. Amidst all that, she has traipsed from Maine to Florida, covering so much of the fabulous East Coast…and the travels never stop! She has called multiple countries “home” since then, but currently spends her time with friends and family all along the East Coast.

Gemma (Owner)

Tourism digital marketer who lives for her annual trips to the US! From Broadway shows to theme parks, fall road trips to coastal getaways; Gemma is a compulsive organizer who is always planning her next trip.


Jess is a freelance writer who was raised on the North Shore of Massachusetts. They’ve traveled throughout New England, but they really love to explore the mountains and the shorelines of the East Coast!


Nicole is a freelance writer and loves everything from quaint seaside towns to big shiny cities. She is a New Yorker at heart but grew up in Delaware.


Travis is a freelance writer who loves to explore the unique offerings of the East Coast. From the history-laden cities of New England to the bustling art scenes of Atlanta and Raleigh, he loves everything the East Coast has to offer.

Guest writers


Athena is a freelance writer who frequently travels with her family throughout New England. She grew up in Connecticut and has significant ties through family with Florida and Colorado.


Haley Walters is a writer and avid traveler based in the Southeast. She has written about regional news and history in the South for five years.


Kevin is a born and raised Chicagoan who has traveled to 43 states and 22 countries (and counting). His work in the entertainment industry has taken him up and down the East Coast. He now lives in Atlanta with his wife Alaina.


Lilly is an avid hiker, camper, history buff and small town enthusiast. She adores her home state of Maine and discovering New England’s beauty and charm.


Sarah loves finding underrated cities in the US and exploring all the historical sites and towns the East Coast has to offer.


Shipra is a Dubaian who graduated from Harvard University majoring in Marketing Management.