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Erin Shields

Washington, D.C.
Travel Editor — U.S. News & World Report
Covers:  travel, hotels, tourism, technology, vacations, making travel decisions, adventure, travel trends

@USNewsTravel Senior Editor, PSU alumna & original Bmore gal who LOVES travel, news, shoes, puppies, wine & the Baltimore Ravens. Views are mine, because duh.

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U.S. News Travel editor, Penn State alumna & Baltimore gal who loves travel, news, shoes, social media & the Baltimore Ravens.

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Heading to D.C. this spring to check out the cherry blossoms? Read these 5 top tips for making your trip enjoyable. (Incl. info on good photo spots from @CherryBlossFest president Diana Mayhew!)
RT @GraceHotels: "For an unforgettable swim in the Greek isles, take a dip in the Grace Santorini's iconic infinity pool". See why U…
@mtamaryland Are Penn Line trains expected to be back on regular schedule this afternoon? Trying to get from DC to BWI for a flight tonight. Thanks!
Escape with a little afternoon read on 30 of the most beautiful infinity pools around the world, incl. @BurjAlArab @marinabaysands @scrubisland + more:  via @USNewsTravel @pratesiliving
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Have you ever used a typewriter?


What's your favorite social network?

Twitter. It's so great to be able to interact with people around the world. And I see some of the most interesting stories on there.

Did you work for your high school newspaper? If so, what did you do there?

Sure did. I was a features writer and then a features editor. Also got to work on design.