Samantha Reed

Samantha Reed

Samantha Reed is an editorial intern for both Luxury Travel Advisor and Travel Agent Central.

She’s a recent graduate of Rider University, where she earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism. Some of her favorite travel memories include driving down Highway 1/Big Sur on the coast of California, seeing the redwoods in Yosemite National Park, spending 12 days with her school visiting cities in China like Hong Kong, Guilin and Shanghai, going horseback riding through the El Yunque rainforest in Puerto Rico and zip lining through the jungles of Jamaica with her best friends. She’s been previously published on sites like and as well as by her school newspaper and newsletter, The Rider News. Find her on Twitter at @SamanthaReed214 and online at

“I always wonder why birds stay in the same place when they can fly anywhere on earth. Then I ask myself the same question” – Harun Yaha

Stories by Samantha Reed

Las Vegas Valentine's Day Getaways

For anything from last minute romantic getaways to elaborate ceremonies to say "I do," Las Vegas has got travelers covered for Valentine's Day this year. Here's why.
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Top Places to Propose in Las Vegas

For those planning a proposal trip in the near future, consider Las Vegas as your go to romance destination. We've got the top five places to propose in Las Vegas here.

Visiting Oakland; AKA Brooklyn by the Bay

Plan a trip to “Brooklyn by the Bay” and get the best of what the California coast has to offer in one spot. We’ve got the latest tips on what to see and do and where to stay in Oakland here.

Top 10 Warm Weather Getaways for 2017

Based on the recent Travel Leaders list of Top International and Domestic Travel Destinations of 2017, we’ve compiled a list of the Top Domestic and International Warm Weather Destinations of 2017. See which hot spots made the cut here.