Elisa Scarton is a lifestyle and travel journalist. She graduated from RMIT University with a Bachelor of Communications (Journalism) Honours in 2011. She began her career at Australian Bride magazine, before becoming Lifestyle Editor at Meld Magazine. She now divides her time between Melbourne and Tuscany. She is the author of an English language guidebook on the region. She divides her time between her websites, freelance journalism, translating and variously successful attempts at homemade brownies.