Kristen Ordonez

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New Jersey
Fairleigh Dickinson University
Historic Walking Tours, All-in-One Carry On Bags, Travel Trends Within The Luxury Industry
  • Kristen has interviewed hospitality & industry professionals, from tour guides working with the Smithsonian Institute to some of the most luxurious wellness resorts in Switzerland and Thailand.
  • She has toured high-end resorts and communities that specialize in farm-to-table and sustainable living all across the East Coast, with plans to go farther.
  • Kristen has also traveled down the Hudson Valley several times during peak fall foliage months to find the best times of year to visit.


Kristen has worked as a professional writer since 2016. She joined the production team at Unique Homes Magazine, a luxury real estate publication which produces promotional marketing materials for luxury real estate agents across the country and world. She has written editorial pieces for corporate publications that have spanned many networks of real estate companies, from Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices to Coldwell Banker Global Luxury.


Kristen earned a bachelor's degree in creative writing with a minor in journalism from Fairleigh Dickinson University's Madison campus.
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