Last fall, I escaped New York City after 15 years of fast living and embarked on an adventure that lasted eight months and led me through 10 countries. These are my favorite photos from those adventures. Take a tour of the photo galleries on the home page for a more in-depth look at my travels in each country. Continue reading
I love eating like a local when I travel. Well, okay. I’m not as dedicated as Andrew Zimmern, whom I adore for his cheerful and ardent pursuit of unique morsels the world over. I haven’t yet found myself in a desert sampling the local insect cuisine, but I did earn a compliment from a Singaporean when I ordered fish ball soup at a hawker center (or open-air food court) during my recent travels.
She smiled broadly and said, “Ah, you are brave! Good job!” Continue reading