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

  • Jul 27, 2019 8:00 PM ET

    The Vantage Advantage

    The line is now making a concerted effort to work with agents, and eager to make up for lost time.

  • Jul 11, 2019 11:00 PM ET

    A Gem of a Line

    Emerald Waterways steps into the limelight with new ships, itineraries and onboard programming.

  • Jul 9, 2019 11:00 PM ET

    Ritz-Carlton - At Sea!

    What you need to know to sell the Ritz-Carlton yacht collection, whose first vessel debuts in February.

  • Jun 29, 2019 8:00 PM ET

    Taking the Scenic Route

    Since Scenic River Cruises' 2008 debut, its fleet has grown to include 15 luxury 'space-ships.'

  • Jun 25, 2019 11:00 PM ET

    Reign of Luxury

    Regent Seven Seas transforms itself with the debut of lavish new builds and impressive updates to its existing fleet

  • Jun 17, 2019 11:00 PM ET

    Bringing Joy to Alaska

    After a $50 million renovation, Norwegian Joy is sailing to the great land from Seattle.

  • May 27, 2019 8:00 AM ET

    Eat, Pray, Love—Sail!

    Author Elizabeth Gilbert Christens Avalon Waterways' Avalon Envision, the line's 13th European suite ship.

  • May 9, 2019 11:00 PM ET

    Viking's Multiday Extravaganza

    The line names seven ships in a gala event spanning three countries.

  • Apr 24, 2019 11:00 PM ET

    Sailing Into the US Market

    Rivera River Cruises continues to gain traction in its efforts to grow its North American business.

  • Apr 21, 2019 6:00 PM ET

    A New Chapter for Holland America

    The line is navigating its future with innovative new ships and programming taking aim at explorers, music lovers and foodies.