Andrea Sachs

Washington, D.C.

Travel reporter

Education: Northwestern University, MA, journalism; Tufts University, BA

Andrea Sachs has written for Travel since 2000. She has reported from nearby places such as Ellicott City, Md., and the Jersey Shore, and from far-flung locations, including Burma, Namibia and Russia.
Latest from Andrea Sachs

Which multi-resort ski pass is best? We compared 4.

What to know if you're thinking of buying an Epic, Ikon, Mountain Collective or Indy pass for ski season.

December 7, 2022

Why you should ditch your rental car the night before your flight

For more sleep and less stress, return the rental car the night before your morning flight.

December 2, 2022

Private jet travel is booming. No, you still can’t afford it.

Options for private jet travel are growing, but can passengers who are used to commercial flights afford to fly like celebrities and corporate executives?

November 28, 2022

Will the airport be chaotic this holiday? Your questions, answered.

Post travel reporters answered holiday travel questions.

November 17, 2022

UNESCO at 50: 24 World Heritage sites to see across America

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the World Heritage Convention. Celebrate by visiting the 24 UNESCO sites in the United States.

November 16, 2022

Frontier debuts all-you-can-fly pass for $599 — with caveats

The new GoWild! Pass from Frontier Airlines won't cover blackout days, taxes and fees for bags and seat selection.

November 16, 2022

Boy’s bright idea to help mom turned into his own candle business

Alejandro Buxton, who’s 12, started selling on Etsy. This fall he opened a Smell of Love kiosk at Tysons Corner Center.

November 9, 2022

All-terrain wheelchairs arrive at U.S. parks: ‘This is life-changing’

Parks in Georgia, South Dakota, Minnesota and Michigan are providing wheelchair users with free adaptive equipment to explore off-road trails.

November 8, 2022

Tiny toiletries forever? The future of TSA, from liquids to shoes.

TSA was established 21 years ago, and many of the early protocols are still in place. But new technology could change the experience at security checkpoints.

November 1, 2022

Real-life ‘White Lotus’: Workers share rich guests’ wildest demands

Travel workers share horror stories about the type of rich guests featured on-screen in "The White Lotus," Bravo's "Below Deck" and "Triangle of Sadness."

October 30, 2022