Ashley M. Biggers

Ashley M. Biggers

Ashley M. Biggers (@ambiggers) has been a professional travel writer for five years. She earned her master's degree from the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication.


A Fall Guide to the Michigan Coast

Summer on Michigan’s southwest shoreline is hard to beat if you are looking for a place to kick back. Fall, however, turns the region into an idyllic adventure destination. Warm days, bigger waves,...

Ashley M. Biggers
Nov 7, 2014

What's the Best Family-Friendly Day Hike in Yosemite?

I'd love to haul my kids up the railings to Half Dome, but don't want to risk accidents—or turning them off of hiking forever. How can we have fun while staying safe in the national park?

Ashley M. Biggers
Aug 28, 2014

What Should I Know About Trail Running in Chamonix?

Traveling light and fast up and down mountains—that's the concept behind skyrunning, a sport that now boasts 200 races and 30,000 participants annually. In fact, the 2014 Skyrunning World...

Ashley M. Biggers
Jun 30, 2014

How Do I Travel to Cuba as an American?

Cuba. Where travelers lounge on picturesque beaches, swirl mojitos, dance til sunrise, and cruise back to their hotels in ’57 T-birds. Travelers, yes. But Americans, no. Until 2011, these...

Ashley M. Biggers
Jun 17, 2014

Where Can I Find the Best Boozy Ice Cream in the U.S.?

What’s better than ice cream? It’s not a purely rhetorical question. The answer? Grown-up ice cream, spiked with wine, beer, and spirits. As the summer heat cranks to high, head to one of...

Ashley M. Biggers
Jun 12, 2014