Elizabeth Heath

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Elizabeth Heath is a U.S.-born writer and editor based in central Italy, where she has lived for more than a decade. She writes about luxury and family travel, wellness, soft adventure, cruises, culture, and cuisine in Italy, Europe, the Mediterranean, and beyond. Elizabeth is an Italy expert and fluent Italian speaker, with a keen understanding of Italy from both a traveler's and a local's perspective. She is widely published, with travel, wellness, and lifestyle bylines in some of the world's most respected and recognized print and digital outlets.

• 20+ years of experience as a writer, editor, and university instructor of writing and humanities
• Has completed degrees and coursework in fine art, humanities, anthropology, and archaeology
• Author of “The Architecture Lover's Guide to Rome,” and the Rome chapters of Frommer's Italy guidebooks

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