Leigh Crandall grew up on the Caribbean island of St. Thomas and spent 15 years on the island of Manhattan writing for travel and lifestyle magazines and websites. Leigh has held staff positions including Managing Editor at luxury travel site Jetsetter, Senior Editor at Martha Stewart Weddings, and Travel Editor at Brides.com and Brides Local Magazines (Conde Nast’s regional wedding publications). She is currently based in Amsterdam where she contributes to publications including AirBNB Magazine, BBC Travel, Serendipity, and BRIDES.