Melissa Lau is the Creative Director of Wanderful Traveler and a freelance Digital Marketing Consultant. Originally from Los Angeles, she has lived in Amsterdam and is now based in London. She has traveled to over 55 countries. An explorer at heart, Melissa has a persevering enthusiasm to trek miles in search of the most luxurious hotels, unique sights and delicious dishes and drinks around the world. Follow her adventures on her Instagram @wanderfultraveler or her blog at Her travel, food and luxury lifestyle work has appeared on InMexico, Awesomeness TV, Accor Group, Shangri-La Hotels, American Express and more.