Freelance Writer and Content Strategist based in San Francisco. Studied English and Global Studies at UCLA.
Meeting a Monk in Burma
A chance meeting in Mandalay, a time for tea, thanaka, and mutual understanding and discovery.
Published by Don George.
The 14 Best Middle Eastern Restaurants in San Francisco
From casual and takeout to formal feasts
Best Travel Writing - Gold and Silver Award Winner, 2019
Thirteenth Annual Solas Awards Winners from Travelers' Tales publishing house.
Stories to be published soon!
From Passion To Productivity: How To Build Personal Motivation Into Better Work
The more you know about yourself, and the less afraid you are to explore the big questions about your life and its meaning, the more you are able to go after the sense of well-being you seek. If that includes work that’s greater aligned with your true purpose — they’re questions worth asking.
City Travel Guides
See a selection of content written for viator.com as a freelance writer.
Skyscanner Travel Guides by Anne Lowrey
Destination guides for Skyscanner users around the globe.
San Francisco This Week - Trip.com
[weekly column recently retired from website]
Always know what's happening in your town.
Events and happenings published weekly by city editor Anne Lowrey.
Costa Brava Day Trips From Barcelona
I've been writing travel content and website copy for Viator and TripAdvisor since 2014.
Expert Take: Solo Female Travel in India
I have never been so nervous to travel anywhere as I was to go to India for the first time.
After now having made multiple trips and even lived in Delhi, I can share without hesitation that India is one of my favorite countries in the whole world. I’ve traveled there in a large group, with another female friend, and solo — throughout many of the country’s regions.
If you can, I’d actually recommend going either with someone who has been or in some sort of guided capacity for your first visit....
Finding Finland's Finest Flavors
Finland’s food scene, with the city of Helsinki at its helm, is just emerging. There’s a sense of mystery, and excitement, around Finnish identity.
30 Life Lessons I Learned From Travel
30 Life Lessons I Learned From Travel - Part-Time Traveler
Expert Take: Solo Female Travel in France
As a female traveling solo to France annually, often my biggest worry is what kind of wine to order with my meal or how to properly ask for something in French. Personally I have felt fairly safe in most areas of France, including Paris, during all of my many visits.
Yet since the string of terrorist attacks in Paris and Nice and across the country, I’ve found myself feeling nervous for the first time in a decade. France is one of the most touristed places in the world, yet the country remain...
London: Classic, Contemporary, and Utterly Delightful
Undisputedly one of the world’s greatest cities, London is simultaneously the heart of the United Kingdom and a truly global city with influences gathered from around the world.
The Delicate Balance of Travel and Home
When the lines between work, life, and play are blurred, how can we tell when our lives become out of balance? Can we balance travel and home? A honest look at the speed at which we're traveling and living and the art of slowing down....