Lori A May

Member Since:
Dec 2016

Lori A. May is a Seattle-based writer with food and travel writing in Canadian Traveller, Explore Magazine, Jrrny, Seattle Post Intelligencer, Time Out Magazine, Eater, Vine Pair, Matador, and more. She is a Contributing Writer for Panorama: The Journal of Intelligent Travel. Lori enjoys covering destination ideas, hotels, restaurants, and cruises.

In addition to her travel obsession, she’s a full-time writer and the author of several books including The Write Crowd: Literary Citizenship & the Writing Life (Bloomsbury), which was nominated for a Michigan Notable Book Award and named a “best book for writers” by Poets & Writers magazine. You'll find more of Lori’s writing in publications such as The Atlantic, Midwestern Gothic, and Border Crossing. 

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Published Articles (70)

8 California Photos That Show Why Everyone Wants to Visit

The 10 best things to do in Tacoma

9 incredible outdoor adventures near Las Vegas

The 11 best things to do in Kauai

The 11 best things to do Waikiki

South Beach Cool: Culture & Cuisine in Miami Beach

Stay & Play: What to See, Do, and Eat in Toronto, Ontario

South Beach Miami: What to Eat for a First-Time Visit

7 Florida Destinations You’ll Love for Your Next Family Getaway

10 of the Best Hiking Trails near Seattle

Escape to Oceans Edge Resort in Key West for a Breezy Island Getaway

3 Road Trip Itineraries That Will Have You Wanderlusting for California’s High Sierra

Experience Cuisine and Culture in Tampa Bay, Florida

Ready. Set. Hunt: 5 Cities With Antique Stores You Need To Visit

What to See & Do in San Francisco for a Weekend Waterfront Getaway

Relax at Four Seasons Hotel Toronto for a Yorkville Culture Retreat

Visit These 5 Orlando Attractions for a Thrilling Family Getaway

Visit San Diego for a Pre-Cruise SoCal Adventure

Where to Stay & Play in Toronto for Downtown Attractions and Exploration

Visit Fort Lauderdale’s Lago Mar Resort for Private Beachfront Luxury

5 Things You Must Do in Fort Lauderdale for a Fun-Filled Getaway

9 Pictures of Nevada From Las Vegas and Beyond

An Adventurous Family Vacation to Maui’s Kā‘anapali Beach

30 Awesome Things to Do & See on a Central California Road Trip

Cruising Panama Canal for a Dream Vacation with Holland America

Holland America’s Panama Canal Cruise: Perfect for Coffee Lovers

Plan a Self-Guided Excursion in Sitka AK During a Holland America Cruise Port Visit

From Rainy To Romantic In Seattle, Washington

Go Big: Luxury on the Island of Hawaii

Resort Report: What’s it like to stay at ”Hawaii’s Most Hawaiian Hotel”?

5 Not-to-be-Missed Winter Festivals in North Lake Tahoe

5 Things You Have To Eat At Pike Place Market

Winter Escape: Snowbirds! Flock to better weather on South Padre Island, TX

Vacation at Waikoloa Beach Marriott for a Luxury Big Island Getaway

Retreat to Mauna Kea Beach Hotel for a Five Star Big Island Vacation

Visit Kaanapali Beach Hotel in Maui for Authentic Hawaiian Hospitality

Visit Sheraton Maui at Kaanapali Beach for Snorkeling, Surf, and Serenity

Visit Shelton WA for Renovated Suites at Little Creek Casino Resort

5 Roadside Attractions You Just Have to See Along the Way

Kaanapali Beach Resort: Gateway to a Relaxing Maui Vacation

5 Day Trips From Denver Worth the Drive

Why You Should Visit Downtown Plano Right Now

Cruising Alaska: Shore Excursions in Juneau, Ketchikan, and Sitka

Planet Hollywood Las Vegas for Endless Summer Weekend Getaway

8 Great Wine Destinations in the West (That Aren’t in California)

8 Great Wine Destinations in the Eastern U.S. That Wine Lovers Need to Know About

Clipper Vacations from Seattle for A Day of Food and Fun in Friday Harbor

Sultry Summer Nights at Planet Hollywood Resort Las Vegas

Gordon Ramsay Restaurants in Las Vegas: What to Eat

5 Things to Do in Waikiki for a Perfect Island Getaway

Visiting Portland OR for The Duniway and Jackrabbit Restaurant

Stay and Play at Planet Hollywood Las Vegas for an Ultra Hip Summer on The Strip

5 Local Taste Sensations You Must Try in Waikiki

Victoria BC: Where Old World Charm Meets Contemporary Luxury

KÀ Theatre Spectacular Open House at MGM Grand Las Vegas

The Ultimate Las Vegas Romantic Weekend Getaway

Clipper Vacations to Victoria BC for Gin and Torte at the Fairmont Empress

Experience Las Vegas for Family-Friendly Fun

5 Things to Do in Huntington Beach CA for a Perfect Surf City Getaway

Paséa Hotel & Spa in Huntington Beach CA for Surf City Luxury

The Headquarters at Seaport Village in Downtown San Diego for Puesto Perfection

San Diego’s Balboa Park for History, Culture, and a Day at The Zoo

Hard Rock Hotel San Diego for Rockin’ Suites and Classic Eats

NOBU San Diego for Legendary Culinary Creations

Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel for California Luxury Sunrise to Sunset

How to Happy Hour at Gordon Ramsay’s Pub & Grill Las Vegas

Where to Get Your Drink on in Vegas This New Year’s Eve

The Venetian Las Vegas for a Luxurious Holiday Getaway

Hotel Monaco Salt Lake City for Business and Pleasure

The Historic Panama Hotel: A Seattle Cafe Treasure