Want to know how to travel in style, just like the pros? We check in with frequent fliers to find out how often they fly, their favorite destinations and what they never leave home without.

JoAnn Greco
JoAnn Greco

Name: JoAnn Greco

Occupation: Journalist

Hometown: Brooklyn

Residence: Philadelphia

College: NYU

College major: Journalism

Website: joanngreco.com, thecitytraveler.com

Twitter: @joanngreco

Google+: JoAnn Greco

Instagram: joann_greco

Short bio: Journalist, Philadelphian, mini goldendoodle mom, traveler, Brooklyn-born, urbanist, book lover.

How often do you fly? Once a month.

How many countries have you been to? Twenty.

How many continents have you been to? Three.

Earliest travel memory: Traveling regionally within NYC area for parents.

Favorite American city: New York City.

Favorite international city: Paris.

I have no desire to go to: Fiji.

Favorite World Heritage Site: Too numerous to mention.

Favorite airline: JAL.

Aisle or window: Aisle!

Favorite U.S. airport: Detroit.

Favorite hotel: Too numerous to mention.

Favorite island: Manhattan.

Favorite beach: Cape May, NJ.

Favorite fancy restaurant: Too numerous to mention.

Favorite hole-in-the-wall: Too numerous to mention.

Favorite bar: Too numerous to mention.

Favorite fruit: Raspberries.

Favorite food: Pasta.

Least favorite food: Liver.

Drink of choice (in the air and on the ground): Red wine.

Favorite travel movie(s): Before Sunrise/Sunset.

Favorite travel book(s): Too numerous to mention.

Right now I am reading: “My Struggle: Book 2,” KO Knaussgaard.

Top 3 favorite travel newsletters/magazines/blogs: Too numerous to mention.

Favorite travel website(s)—besides JohnnyJet.com, of course! None.

5 things you bring on a plane: Book, iPad, neck pillow, bottled water, comfy socks.

What do you always seem to forget? Pretty good at remembering stuff.

What do you like least about travel? Traveling…

I’m embarrassed but I haven’t been to: Mexico!

What’s your dream destination? World-class city spots.

Best travel tip: Roll up your clothes when packing!


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