Melissa Adams

Melissa Adams
Bio

Melissa Adams is an American writer and photojournalist who traded sunny Newport Beach, California for a soggy patch on the European continent that captured her heart in 2007. Now based in Amsterdam, she's the author of 48 Hours/Amsterdam, published by National Geographic, as well as the AFAR Guide to Amsterdam.

Melissa's travel and lifestyle features have appeared in numerous print and online publications, including Perceptive Travel, Sonderers Travel Magazine, GoNomad, Matador Travel Network, TravelWorld International, Here Comes the Guide and OC Metro. At UnClogged in Amsterdam: An American Expat Plumbs Holland, she explores the hidden gems, sexy secrets and colorful culture of the Dutch capital and its quirky residents.