Amber Gibson

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Amber Gibson

Amber Gibson is a journalist specializing in travel, food, wine, and wellness. Champagne, dark chocolate, and gelato are her biggest weaknesses.


Amber is a full-time digital nomad, spending 350 nights a year in hotels searching for the latest and greatest in travel and food. Her writing and photographs have appeared in print, online, and on the radio for outlets including Robb Report, National Geographic Traveler, Conde Nast Traveler, Travel + Leisure, Four Seasons Magazine, NPR, Saveur, Departures, Rhapsody, Hemispheres, American Way, The Kitchn, Plate, Chicago Magazine, Tasting Table, and Serious Eats.


She received a B.S. in journalism from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism and graduated as valedictorian. Amber was also a 2017 Wine Writers Symposium fellow.

About The Spruce

The Spruce, a Dotdash brand, is a new kind of home website offering practical, real-life tips and inspiration to help you create your best home. The Spruce family of brands, including The Spruce, The Spruce Eats, The Spruce Pets, and The Spruce Crafts collectively reach 30 million people each month.

For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, a leading Internet measurement company, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population every month. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone and, most recently, Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.

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