Jacqueline Gualtieri

  • Jacqueline Gualtieri
    Jacqueline is a writer and editor pursuing the freelance life to explore the world. Born and raised in New Jersey, she spent her college years in Boston before settling down with her partner and puppy in Monterey, California.

    When she’s not writing, you can often find her planning her next trip. Road trips are her favorite, whether it’s driving across the country or simply exploring a new city in her own backyard. She loves uncovering the history of every new place she goes.

    Jacqueline has a restless passion for learning and makes it a goal to pick up a new skill every year. She’s picked up embroidery, crocheting, knitting, and cross-stitching, but she’s hoping to master more languages to help her in her travels. She’s also a published author, with short stories and poetry appearing in several anthologies.
    Currently Lives In: Monterey, California
    Favorite Destinations: Naantali, Finland; Orlando, Florida; Solvang, California
    Top Travel Experiences: Roadtripping up and down California with my partner and my senior pup, visiting Walt Disney World for the first time on my third birthday, and seeing humpbacks breach right by our boat in Cabo San Lucas
    Fun Facts: Jacqueline loves amusement and theme parks and makes it her goal to visit one wherever she goes. Her favorites are Helsinki’s Linnanmäki, Orlando’s Walt Disney World, and California’s Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk. Despite being very allergic to dogs, she also loves volunteering in dog shelters and works with her local senior dog rescue, Peace of Mind Dog Rescue.

The Best Boutique Hotels in Solvang, California

The 10 Best Boutique Hotels in Solvang, California – An Insider’s Guide

You know what’s funny? When my editor reached out and asked if I wanted to put together a guide to the best hotels in Solvang, I was having breakfast at Solvang Restaurant, dining on Aebleskiver, and preparing for a day of wandering around one of my favorite towns in California. Naturally, I jumped at the …

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