Erika Owen

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Erika Owen is a writer, editor, audience development expert, and author of a number of books. She loves discovering quirky corners of the world — especially in Iceland, or the larger Scandinavia region — and sharing them with her audience. She's penned more than 350 stories in her 10+ years as a writer, with bylines appearing in Travel + Leisure, Vogue, Architectural Digest, Bon Appétit, and more. Outside of writing and traveling, she's an enthusiastic doodler and will try any art or craft once.

• 10+ years of writing and editing experience
• Author of three books: “The Art of Flaneuring: How to Wander with Intention and Discover a Better Life,” “Lawbreaking Ladies: 50 Tales of Daring, Defiant, and Dangerous Women from History,” and ”Fodor's Essential Iceland”

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