Carly Fisher is an award-winning journalist and author of "Easy Weekend Getaways to the Hudson Valley & Catskills: Short Breaks from New York City" (Countryman Press/W.W. Norton, April 2020). Preorder here.


Covering the cultural intersection of food, travel and cannabis, her work has been featured in GQ, CNN Travel, Fodor's Travel, Bon Appetit, Food & Wine, Saveur, and NBC. In 2018, she earned a James Beard Foundation Award nomination for her work on CNN Travel's "Family Meal." An expert on hospitality, cannabis and lifestyle trends, she has been featured on the Travel Channel, NBC, EightFortyEight, and Office Hours.


When she's not writing about everything she loves, she's passionate about helping forward-thinking companies develop campaigns that expand marginalized voices. She lives in Brooklyn, New York, always within a 1-block radius of a slice shop.