As Editorial Intern for Frommer's Media, I wrote and published pieces for the travel guidebook publisher. Additionally, I updated and populated the company's Twitter and Instagram, and in doing so, expanded my understanding of publishing on social media platforms and joined the larger—and ever-growing—conversation of travel-related content. Through this internship, I grew as a writer by also fact-checking and updating previous Frommer's articles, and I established a better grasp on every cog in the machine that is digital journalism.
Considered the birthplace of the skyscraper, downtown Chicago has long been a center of architectural innovation. After much of the city was destroyed in the Great Chicago Fire of 1871, the rebuilding process was undertaken with a spirit of experimentation and invention that remains intact today. Clustered along Lake Michigan and the Chicago River, the buildings in this midwestern metropolis include...
10 of America's Best Summer Food Festivals
Summer is officially here and there are few better ways to spend the longer, sunshine-filled days than exploring one of the nation’s many food festivals. Beyond offering delicacies big and small, themed and varied, most of these events have activities for the whole family, live music, and local shopping opportunities. It’s time to ditch that traditional summer BBQ and find some culinary curiosity worth traveling for.