Ana Figueroa

Ana Figueroa, TravelPulse


Ana Figueroa is a veteran travel industry writer based in Los Angeles. She's a former contributing editor for Travel Agent Magazine; senior and cruise editor for TravelAge West; and tourism expert for She previously served as a staff reporter for Newsweek and as a freelancer for The New York Daily News, People Magazine and other national publications. Ana holds a law degree from Stanford University, and was a corporate lawyer before heeding the call of travel.

Latest Articles By Ana Figueroa

  • Mar 7, 2019 9:00 PM ET

    Focus on Families

    To help you boost your bookings, we asked experts for advice on how to find the right vacation fit your family clients.

  • Mar 5, 2019 10:00 PM ET

    Avalon: How ‘Suite’ It Is

    In 2019, the line’s Europe fleet will exclusively comprise suite ships and enhanced ‘Avalon Choice’ and ‘Active Discovery’ programs.

  • Mar 4, 2019 10:00 PM ET

    Serenity Now!

    AGENTatHOME details the striking results of Crystal Serenity’s massive renovation following a private ship tour.

  • Mar 4, 2019 8:00 PM ET

    Cruising Europe in 2019

    Ocean and river lines to unveil a spate of innovative new itineraries and immersive excursions.

  • Feb 26, 2019 12:00 PM ET

    Passion in French Polynesia

    Paul Gauguin features an immersive, all-inclusive experience in one of the world’s most romantic places.

  • Feb 26, 2019 5:00 AM ET

    One-on-One with Crystal River Cruises' Walter Littlejohn

    Crystal river cruises’ vp and managing director on the luxury line’s wide appeal – including its romantic allure.

  • Feb 25, 2019 11:00 PM ET

    Tips on Romancing Your Clients

    Three agent specialists outline their best practices on how to boost your romance sales.

  • Feb 13, 2019 10:00 PM ET

    One-on-One With Richard Marnell

    Viking's executive vice president of marketing on the line's new ships, initiatives and key selling points.

  • Feb 13, 2019 9:00 PM ET

    Celebrity's Edge

    The line's new ship will wow your clients with its cutting-edge collection of public spaces and accommodations.

  • Feb 12, 2019 11:00 PM ET

    Staying Ahead of the Curve

    Agents Hope Smith and Courtney Donovan on 2019 business strategies you can put into action—now!