Kristine Hansen headshot
Kristine Hansen headshot

Kristine Hansen

Kristine Hansen is a design, food and drink, and travel writer in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Prior to going freelance, she edited a home and garden magazine in the Midwest. When she travels, she often seeks out wine bars, coffee roasters, cheesemongers' shops, art museums, antiques and vintage stores, yarn shops, and sprawling parks.

* Traveled to 49 countries
* Visited 45 U.S. states
* Authored three books about Wisconsin culture: "Wisconsin Cheese Cookbook," "Wisconsin Farms and Farmers Markets," and "Frank Lloyd Wright's Wisconsin"
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Humming with culinary trends, museums, and al fresco music concerts, cities all over America provide ample opportunity for hotel exploration. Check into these brand-new hotels, with rooftop bars, top-notch furnishings, and impressive art collections, from Portland (in Oregon and Maine) to Miami Beach, and from New York City to L.A.