Laura Itzkowitz

Laura is a freelance writer and editor based in New York City with a passion for covering travel, arts and culture, lifestyle, design, food and wine. Her writing has appeared in Travel + Leisure, Architectural Digest, Surface Magazine, Brooklyn Magazine, T Magazine, the Wall Street Journal, Vogue, GQ, Departures, AFAR, Town & Country, Condé Nast Traveler, Jetsetter, Robb Report, Hemispheres, NYLON, and others. She co-wrote New York: Hidden Bars & Restaurants, an award-winning guide to New York City's speakeasy scene and contributed to Fodor's Brooklyn, which won silver place in the Lowell Thomas Travel Journalism competition.

Most Recent Works

32 Ultimate Things to Do in Rome

32 Ultimate Things to Do in Rome

It may be a cliché, but there’s no better advice for visitors to the Eternal City than the old adage, “When in Rome, do as the Romans do.”
Bali’s 10 Best Beach Clubs

Bali’s 10 Best Beach Clubs

Whether you want to immerse yourself in Balinese culture at Hindu temples like Uluwatu, catch some waves, or just soak up the sun, these 10 awesome beach clubs are great places to start.
World’s 20 Most Stunning Libraries

World’s 20 Most Stunning Libraries

Discover the world's most stunning libraries, from a UNESCO World Heritage Site in the mountains of South Korea to the modern incarnation of ancient Alexandria's legendary library.