Kathleen Ferraro

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Kathleen Ferraro is a Los Angeles-based (and Minnesota-raised) science writer and editor who loves to learn about the environments and ecosystems behind travel destinations. Besides Travel + Leisure, she's written about science, health, and the outdoors for Outside, Backpacker, Bustle, and more. When she's not writing or crossing a national park off of her bucket list, she's snuggling her old dog Papa.

• Received a master's degree in journalism from Northwestern University

About Travel + Leisure

Travel + Leisure, a Dotdash Meredith Brand, is a top travel media brand with a mission to inform and inspire passionate travelers. Our expert team includes a network of hundreds of writers and photographers across the globe, all providing a local eye on the best places to stay, eat, and explore. We reach an audience that takes 76 million round trips annually, offering valuable travel tips, ideas and inspiration, and products you need to get you to your destination — whether it’s a small town or big city, beach or lake, national park or theme park, road trip, cruise, or long-haul flight, and everything in between. Learn more about us and our editorial process

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