Travel Advisor

Picture of Josie with pool at background

Josie Lee

She/Her

Icon

Expertise

  • Hawai'i,
  • London,
  • Paris,
  • NYC,
  • Bali,
  • Adventure Travel,
  • Beaches

Based in

New York City

Profile details


About

NYC-based jetsetter, food lover, deal finder and affordable luxury aficionado who is happiest in an infinity pool with an ocean view.

Follow Josie

  • Find Fora Advisor on Instagram

Travel style

I consider myself a value savvy, luxury traveler. I’m all about getting the best and most luxurious experience possible at a price point that I’m comfortable with. While I love a gorgeous 5-star hotel, I’d trade a star to be able to afford a room with a stunning view any day. I also like a mix of readily-available activities combined with ample opportunities for relaxation and aim to plan trips that allow for both. For me, the best trips include a variety of experiences ranging from street food to high-end tasting menus and casual strolls through the neighborhood to world-class performances. I always suggest keeping some discretionary budget available so that you can indulge from time to time without feeling (too) guilty about it.

I’m a lifelong skier, watersports lover and recently certified scuba diver. As a kid, I remember all kinds of active family vacations where we would ski, windsurf, snorkel and one time even kitesurf. I learned to ski when I was 4 years old and consider Palisades Tahoe (then Squaw Valley) my home mountain. Over the past few decades, I’ve had the privilege of skiing at over a dozen resorts in North America with ski buddies who range from beginners to experts. I also finally overcame my fear of scuba diving and got certified in Bali last year – 60+ dives and counting!

I’d love to help you plan your next adventure sports vacation and share tips on some of my favorite places. FYI, while I love an active vacation, I feel strongly that it needs to be balanced with sufficient time and space for relaxation.

Favorite hotels

Josie's travel photos

Previous slide
Picrure of pool at a 1 Hotel South Beach
Next slide

Get in touch with Josie

Reach out to customize and book your own experience. Or, just to chat about travel in general.

You can normally expect a response from Josie within a business day or so. You’ll also be subscribed to our travel newsletter (you can unsubscribe at any time).

Picture of Josie with pool at background

Travel Advisor

Josie Lee