Melinda Healy is a journalist based in Sydney, Australia. She has 20 years of industry experience and has worked within the Australian and Middle Eastern media. Mel is a contributor for Conde Nast Traveler, Culture Trip and a destination expert for Telegraph Travel. She has written for publications including Harper's Bazaar Arabia, Etihad's Atlas online, Mandarin Oriental's MO Magazine, Beau Monde Traveler UK, The Times, The Independent, Ultratravel Middle East and Family Traveller (UK). Available for content and copy work no matter the topic.
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