Amanda Finn

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Chicago, Illinois
DePaul University
Ripon College
Disney Parks, European Adventures, Travel Hacks
  • So far, Amanda has been to 20 countries and 27 states.
  • Her favorite places visited so far include Prague, Hong Kong, Dublin, Costa Rica, and Sydney.
  • Amanda is a firm believer that travel makes us better people and tries to learn at least a little of a language anytime she visits a non-English speaking country.


Amanda has been a professional journalist for almost a decade. In that time, she's written a little about a lot in pubs or sites like Yahoo, American Theatre, Chicago Reader, Via Travelers, and more. She started with Nicki Swift in early 2022 and Explore in autumn 2022.


Amanda has an MA in writing, rhetoric and discourse, a certificate in Women and Gender studies and her BA in English, theatre, and film/media studies.
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