Erika Wiggins is a correspondent who lives in Orlando and covers the city for Forbes Travel Guide. The freelance writer and photographer specializes in travel, food and adventure sports. Originally from Palo Alto, California, Wiggins sailed the South Pacific and Caribbean as a child and continues to travel extensively throughout North America and Mexico. In addition to travel, her passions include fitness, unique local cuisines, strong coffee and wine. She is the editor of The Active Explorer, an adventure travel blog, and her work has appeared in publications such as Solo Traveler Blog, The Travel Bite and The Wandering Coconut.