SATW award-winning travel & food writer whose work has appeared in the WSJ magazine, Afar, Travel+Leisure, National Geographic Traveler, Dallas Morning News, Slate.com, RoadsandKingdoms.com & more
5 Ways to Embrace Weird, Weird Iquitos, Peru
Sleep in Mick Jagger's bed, feed a manatee and more
Ecuador, Where Zorro is Real
Every year, a small city in Northern Ecuador puts on an epic equestrian event that turns traditional fox hunting on its head
Pack Your Hobby for a Deeper Travel Experience
Interest-based trips help you have more uniquely “you” experiences around the world.
Alternative Ways to See the Best of Costa Rica
Skip the crowds and head to these hand-picked alternatives instead.
Epic Travel Fails of Veteran Travelers
Even the pros get it spectacularly wrong sometimes...
5 Amazing Hacienda Hotels in Ecuador
No matter what your travel type, there's a historic hacienda hotel for you.
Verana in Yelapa, Mexico
The bliss of one of Mexico's most bohemian hideaways.