Cristina Alonso

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Mexico City
NYU, Universidad Iberoamericana
Travel, Food, Cocktails & Spirits, Lifestyle, Mental Health
  • Cristina is a Features Writer for Tasting Table.
  • She has worked as a travel, lifestyle, food and drink writer and editor for the past decade.
  • Her travel guide, "Art & Fiesta in Mexico City," is available on


Cristina is a travel, food, and lifestyle writer and editor. She was born and raised in Mexico City, where she currently lives. Her work has appeared in publications such as Time Out New York, Travel & Leisure, Grub Street, and Hoja Santa, and she has worked as a writer and editor for Travel & Leisure México and Aire, Aeroméxico's in-flight magazine. Her first book, "Art & Fiesta in Mexico City," is an insider's guide to her hometown, and was published by Hardie Grant Books in 2020.


She has a BA in Communication (Universidad Iberoamericana, Mexico City) and MA in Magazine Writing (NYU, New York City)
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