Dana credits her Grandmother for inspiring her love of travel and travel writing.
As a young girl, Dana’s Grandmother took her on her first cruise. At the age of thirteen, Dana accompanied her on a business trip to Greece. After that, Dana became her Grandma’s regular travel companion seeing much of the world together. On their last trip, they sailed out of Venice on a cruise for her 96th birthday!
Dana is addicted to travel and always enjoys visiting new locations. She began her travel writing career in 2010 exploring properties her home state of Vermont. She quickly broadened her coverage to include North America, Mexico, Europe and beyond.
Freeman has appeared on Huffington Post Live, local TV and radio stations, and various travel podcasts. She contributes to the Forbes Travel Guide, Homeaway, Eagle Creek, Marriott, and Royal Robins.
Dana is originally from New York City but has been calling the Green Mountain State home for the last 15 years. Freeman is the Founder and Chief Content Officer of FindandGoSeek.net, a hyper-local destination for families to discover what to see and do in their community. Locally, she pens a weekly column for the Burlington Free Press and curates a regular morning show piece for Star 92.9 FM radio station. Dana is the Family Travel Expert for Hotel Vermont as well as a Brand Ambassador for Ski Vermont’s Family Ski & Ride Guide – The All Mountain Mamas.
She lives outside of Burlington with her husband and two teenagers. When she is not planning her next trip she can be found gardening, skiing or hiking with her chocolate lab.
Prior to starting FindandGoSeek, Dana spent 10 years in marketing for large computer companies such as Dell, Novell and Sun Microsystems.
Follow along with her @danahfreeman.