Laura is a freelance writer and editor based in New York City with a passion for covering travel, arts and culture, lifestyle, design, food and wine. She speaks French and Italian fluently, having lived in Paris for a year and in Rome for two years. Her writing has appeared in Travel + Leisure, Architectural Digest, Surface Magazine, Brooklyn Magazine, the Wall Street Journal, Departures, AFAR, Fodor's Travel, Town & Country, Jetsetter, and others. She is currently the NYC Cities editor at DuJour Magazine and previously held positions as a fact checker and contributing digital editor at Travel + Leisure. She has been featured as a New York City expert blogger in Time Out New York and was named one of Hotel Club's Top 20 NYC bloggers. She co-wrote New York: Hidden Bars & Restaurants, an award-winning guide to New York City's speakeasy scene published by Jonglez Editions in 2015, and contributed to Fodor's Brooklyn, published by Penguin Random House in 2015, which won silver place in the Lowell Thomas Travel Journalism competition.
Laura is available for freelance assignments and long term projects.