Cailey Rizzo

Cailey Rizzo

Cailey Rizzo is a Brooklyn-based writer who specializes in reporting on travel, culture, and the arts for Travel + Leisure. Cailey earned a master’s degree in creative nonfiction writing from the University of East Anglia and a bachelor’s degree in journalism from SUNY Purchase College. She also studied at UMass Amherst's Juniper Summer Institute and the Cours de Civilisation Française de la Sorbonne. She has lived in New York, London, and Paris and is at work on her first novel.

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Latest from Cailey Rizzo
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Waterslide in Malaysia
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Backstreet Boys from 1998
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Man walking on frozen lake in Finland
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Fluffy Maltese dog lying on bed in bedroom in the morning
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Trees stand outside the Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center
This Powerful VR Holocaust Exhibit Will Let You Tour Auschwitz With Survivors
Dinos Pizza Bar at a Sandals Resort
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Someone opening a cork wine bottle
How to Keep an Open Bottle of Wine Fresh, According to the Experts
Art from Tyree Guyton's 'The Heidelberg Project'
How Detroit's Oldest Buildings Became the City's Coolest Spots to Visit
Arch Rock, Mackinac Island, Michigan
You Won't Believe This Gorgeous Island Is Just Off the Coast of Michigan
Travellers Getting Boarding Passes At Check-In
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Passengers, some wearing masks and protective gear, queue for their flight at Terminal 1 of John F. Kennedy Airport (JFK) amid the novel coronavirus pandemic on May 13, 2020
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Aerial view of glass-bottom bridge over river
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How La La Anthony Treats Herself to a Vacation Without Leaving Home
The Biltmore Estate, the largest privately owned home in America, built by George Vanderbilt between 1889 and 1895, is one of area's major tourist draws as viewed on October 20, 2016 in Asheville, North Carolina.
The Best U.S. Cities to Visit This Fall for Foliage, Food, and Fun
A baby Francois langur Monkey born at the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo
This Incredibly Rare Baby Monkey Was Just Born at an Ohio Zoo— See the Adorable Photos
Martha Stewart in yellow dress at her new Las Vegas restaurant, The Bedford
Martha Stewart's Las Vegas Restaurant — Inspired by Her New York Farmhouse — Opens This Weekend
An otter pup from The Aquarium of the Pacific
This California Aquarium Wants Your Help Naming Its New Adorable Sea Otter Pup
Harry's Bar in Paris
This Paris Bar Invented the Bloody Mary Over 100 Years Ago
Duct tape on blue
Samantha Brown Reveals Why She Always Travels With Duct Tape — and You Should Too
Mother traveling with her baby
These Are the Most Popular Destinations to Name Your Baby After, Survey Shows
The mint class on JetBlue Airways
JetBlue Mint Rolls Out New NYC-approved Menu That Offers Crab Fregola Salad, Flat Iron Steaks, and More
Wide angle, interior of cabin of Southwest Airlines jet aircraft during boarding procedures, Oakland, California
Head for This Row Next Time You're Traveling With Your Family on Southwest — Here's Why
Most Remote Places
Where to Find the Most Remote Places on Earth