Journalist and author

Kate Silver is author of Frommer's Guide to Chicago. Her business, health and travel stories appear in Bloomberg Businessweek, Washington Post, O, the Oprah Magazine and other publications.

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The Washington Post

Things to do in Milwaukee - Washington Post

Wisconsin’s largest city welcomes visitors with lake views, stellar food, never-ending brews and a hearty dose of Midwestern niceness.

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Chicago Tribune

Exploring Moab by bike — and then by foot - Chicago Tribune

My first Moab mountain biking excursion started off bumpy — and not because of the rocks....

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American Express

Can Jargon Be a Win-Win?

Business Owners and CEOs Weigh In

The Washington Post

Want to see this summer’s total solar eclipse? Here are some viewing options across the U.S. - The Washington Post

Want to see this summer’s total solar eclipse? Here...

The Washington Post

Six ways hotels are targeting the millennial market (and benefiting us all) - The Washington Post

Six ways hotels are targeting the millennial market...

citylab.com

At 'Ghost Restaurants,' It's Delivery Only - CityLab

At 'Ghost Restaurants,' It's Delivery Only - CityL...

The Washington Post

Ten ways to diminish travel stress - The Washington Post

Ten ways to diminish travel stress - The Washingto...

The Washington Post

Six tips to avoid getting kicked off a plane (leggings not included) - The Washington Post

Six tips to avoid getting kicked off a plane (legg...

The Washington Post

Bloodletting, voodoo and opium: New Orleans museum spotlights medical methods of the past - The Washington Post

Museum explores health care, surgery, culture, drugs and medicine in the 19th century in New Orleans

American Express

How a Daughter's Need Turned One Mother Into a Business Owner | OPEN Forum

When Marilyn Weber learned her daughter was deaf, she set out to help her. Today, she's helped thousands of others through interpreter services.

Pfizer - Get Old

A Letter to My 20-year-old Self

Dear Kate,
Happy 20th Birthday!

It's me, aka future you, writing from the eve of our birthday. ...

The Washington Post

Air rage incidents are on the rise. First-class sections aren’t helping. - The Washington Post

Air rage incidents are on the rise. First-class se...

The Washington Post

They aren’t just for backpackers. ‘Poshtels’ boast chic decor and the chance to be social. - The Washington Post

They aren’t just for backpackers. ‘Poshtels’ boast...

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The Washington Post

Pokemon Go leading to a ‘population-level’ surge in fitness tracker step counts - The Washington Post

New augmented reality game shows the potential for changing the conversation around technology and exercise

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audiblerange.com

7 Jobs Where You Can Basically Listen to Audio Books All Day

If listening is your raison d'être, then these are some pretty good #lifegoals.