Laurie Isola is an Oregon-based writer, editor and researcher whose work has appeared in print and online.

Publications include Oakland and Alameda magazines, Via Magazine, Rough Guides, SFGate.com and OPB.org.

In her travels, she has climbed the Great Pyramids at Giza, explored the Transylvanian countryside, opened and operated a taco truck in Berlin and called the singular city of Barcelona her home.

Contact: [email protected]