Tara Block

Tara Block, Writer
Title: Writer
Education: Point Loma Nazarene University
Location: San Francisco, CA
Expertise: Travel, Lifestyle

Tara Block is a seasoned lifestyle writer and editor with an affinity for plush hotel robes, fanny packs, and theme parks. She’s a carry-on-bag-or-bust Sagittarius who knows that efficient globetrotting requires smart travel gear and versatile attire that’s comfortable enough for sightseeing yet stylish enough to get mistaken for a local.


  • Tara has 15+ years of experience as an editor, writer, and content strategist.
  • She managed editorial teams in the US and UK and oversaw lifestyle content as Deputy Editor for 12 years at POPSUGAR.
  • She specializes in travel, food, commerce, home, Disney parks, pets, and books content.


Tara Block is a San Francisco-based editor, writer, and content strategist with more than 15 years of experience covering travel, food, commerce, home, and books. From 2010 to 2022 she managed editorial teams in the US and UK, led content strategy, and oversaw lifestyle verticals as Deputy Editor at POPSUGAR.


Tara has a Bachelor's Degree in Journalism from Point Loma Nazarene University.

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