MEG NOLAN VAN REESEMA is a Freelance Travel Writer and Luxury Hotel and Villa Consultant, founder of Friend of a Friend Consulting, specializing in boutique properties and bespoke trip itineraries. Currently, she splits her time between Greenwich, CT and New York, though as the Travel Editor for PLUM TV and author of popular travel blog;, she is rarely at home. In May 2008 Rizzoli International Publications published her first book ITALIAN HIDEAWAYS while her follow up, CARIBBEAN HIDEAWAYS was released this October. Her third, ENGLISH HIDEAWAYS is slated for publication in April 2011. Previously, Nolan van Reesema was an editor at Town & Country and Travel + Leisure Golf and on staff at Vanity Fair. Her work regularly appears in Town & Country, Town & Country Weddings, Interiors Magazine,, Brides, En Route, Zink Magazine, and Hotelier International.