Laura James is an assistant editor for TravelChannel.com. Ever since she studied in Prague during college, she's had the itch to travel. She's a big proponent of packing light and trying to experience new locations like a local as much as possible. Some of her favorite places she has traveled to include London, Seattle, New York City, Asheville, North Carolina and Savannah, Georgia. At the top of her travel bucket list is Iceland, Scotland, Italy and Canada. When she's not traveling, she enjoys listening to podcasts and decorating her studio loft in Knoxville, Tennessee. Follow her on Instagram at @laurajames225.