Kristy Alpert

Kristy Alpert

Kristy Alpert is a freelance travel and lifestyle journalist on the hunt for the obscure and untold stories around the world. Her passion for savoring the local flavor of a destination has led to her unraveling the secrets of sushi rolling in Tokyo, discovering Swiss beauty rituals on an alpine dairy farm, and unearthing ancient Georgian traditions for making qvevri wine. See her bylines in Food & Wine, Esquire, Men’s Health, AFAR, Fodors, American Way, World Bride, Premier Traveler, and more.

Most Recent Works

25 Places to See in the U.S. Before You Die

25 Places to See in the U.S. Before You Die

From the Golden Gate Bridge to the Grand Canyon, from Times Square to the Hollywood Sign, these are the iconic must-see destinations of the United States you have to see before you die.
15 Picture-Perfect Towns in Provence, France

15 Picture-Perfect Towns in Provence, France

The secret is out on Provence, and the area has always been a well-known spot for celebrity vacationers, but there’s still plenty that’s slightly off the beaten track.
World’s 10 Coolest Ice Hotels

World’s 10 Coolest Ice Hotels

The world’s coolest hotels may not be built to last, but the memory of staying the night inside one of these amazing ice hotels is something that won’t soon fade away----from Norway to Switzerland, from Finland to Romania, these are 10 incredible ice hotels around the world.
10 Incredible Treehouse Hotels in the U.S.

10 Incredible Treehouse Hotels in the U.S.

If you’ve ever wanted to take your love of the great outdoors to new heights, get ready to climb up to the canopy and sleep in one of these amazing treetop hotels.
15 Beach Destinations for Winter Vacations

15 Beach Destinations for Winter Vacations

While the rest of the world is buried beneath sheets of snow and ice, many of the best beach destinations can be found blanketed in nothing but sunshine and warm breezes.