Sara Button is an assistant editor at AFAR Magazine. Before joining the crew there, her work appeared in Travel + Leisure, BBC Travel, Pittsburgh Magazine, Go! Girl Guides, Paste Travel, and BayArea.com, among others. She has explored Etruscan tombs in Italy, made hostel beds in Ireland, hiked volcanoes in Costa Rica, and is always on the hunt for excellent ghost tours, funky museums, and all manner of food. Sara has an MFA in writing from the University of Pittsburgh. She lives in Oakland, CA.