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Travel writer Stirling Kelso currently contributes to Money magazine,

the New York TimesTravel + LeisureSouthern Living, Food & Wine,

Austin Way, and Endless Vacation, among other publications. Before going

freelance, Kelso was an editor at Travel + Leisure in New York for four years,

and worked at Fast CompanyNew York and Texas Monthly. She was also the

Digital Editor for Executive Travel magazine. When she’s not living out

of her little red suitcase, she calls Austin, Texas home.