Joanna Kalafatis

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Los Angeles, CA
Barnard College
30-Minute Meals, Los Angeles Restaurants & Food Trucks, Cocktail Bars
  • Joanna wrote about Greek cuisine in the upcoming "Best of Greece" for Moon Travel Guides.
  • So far, she has traveled to over 45 countries and collaborated with culinary tours, beverage companies, and dining establishments all over the world.
  • In her spare time, Joanna cooks new recipes from different cuisines and works her way through the 100 best cocktail bars in the world.


Joanna has worked as a professional writer for over a decade and is currently a food and beverage writer for Tasting Table. She established her own travel blog at, in which she cataloged her culinary adventures and general explorations around the world. Since then, she has worked as an editor for and a writer for Time Out New York, Matador Network, Viator, and The Infographics Show YouTube channel. Joanna is a member of NATJA (North American Travel Journalists Association) and was recognized as Journalist of the Month in 2022.


Joanna has a bachelor's degree in economics from Barnard College in New York City.
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