Author: Stephanie Zito

Stephanie Zito

Stephanie Zito is a professional traveler, humanitarian and credit card points collector sharing savvy travel tips she has learned firsthand from more than 20 years of circling the globe as a backpacker, expat and premium traveler in more than 125 countries and all seven continents. Zito loves teaching others how to access travel and is the author of “Upgrade Unlocked: The Unconventional Guide to Luxury Travel on a Budget,” instructor of the CreativeLive course “Make your Dream Trip a Reality,” and the deal-master of the Travel Hacking Cartel. Zito’s favorite travel hack is a hotel upgrade that lands her in a soaking bathtub with a view of the ocean. When she isn’t hanging out in an airport lounge somewhere, Stephanie calls Portland, Oregon, home.