NYC writer covering travel, adventure, pets, and conservation. Published in NYT, Salon, Fodor's, TheDodo, ShermansTravel, JohnnyJet, etc. Senior Editor of Jeff Corwin Explorer Series: Sharks eBook.
When you think of Hawaii, luaus and hula dancing come to mind. But, there’s much more to the islands than these popular attractions. On Molokai, an island that hasn’t been on the radar of many Americans, the air is fresher, the people friendlier, and the nature unspoiled.
Santa Fe is enchanting in the spring, with lilacs and forsythias set against adobe buildings and clear skies. The season takes its time creeping in, but that shouldn’t stop you from enjoying the quieter time (and lower rates) in the New Mexico capital.
Explore the natural wonders and myths that permeate the untouched slice of paradise on Andros.
Ohio's hidden gem of Hocking Hills remains one of my favorite midwestern destinations. Read all about this natural wonder in my latest for amNewYork.
American Queen Steamboat Company's latest vessel is the only all-suite steamboat cruising the Mississippi River. It was a dream to be on, and I fulfilled my desire to visit the Deep South. Learn all about it here!
In America, our diversity is evident in the way we celebrate our unique passions. In these 11 festivals around the country, people gather to honor the wacky and the wonderful. From rolling in grits and running away from roller derby girls, to floats praising duct tape, fungus and aliens, there’s a fascinating event happening every month.