Articles

A selection of some of my recent articles for National Geographic Traveler, Travel + Leisure, the BBC, Globe and Mail, and other publications. 

 

For a more complete (and more frequently updated) list of my recent clips, go here.

NG Traveler, Aug. 2013
NG Traveler, Aug. 2013

"Edge of the Bosporus" (print only)

NY Times, July 2013
NY Times, July 2013

"Taking a Bite Out of Crime in Rome"

Globe & Mail, August 2013
Globe & Mail, August 2013

"Time Stands Still: That's the Maine Thing"

NG Traveller, May 2013
NG Traveller, May 2013

"Live Like a Local: Rome"

BBC, Aug. 2013
BBC, Aug. 2013

"Where to Eat When Rome Shuts Down"

Globe & Mail, June 2013
Globe & Mail, June 2013

"An Idyllic Mediterranean Island (Without the Tourist Hordes)"

BBC, June 2013
BBC, June 2013

"See the Story Behind Italy's Stolen Treasures"

Travel + Leisure, April 2013
Travel + Leisure, April 2013

"Taste of Testaccio" (print only)

AUH Magazine, spring 2013
AUH Magazine, spring 2013

"When in Rome"

NG Traveler, April 2013
NG Traveler, April 2013

"The Full Monti"

Serious Eats, March 2013
Serious Eats, March 2013

"Beyond Baklava"

BBC, Feb. 2013
BBC, Feb. 2013

"Venice's Most Famous Painter Comes to Rome"

The American, Feb. 2013
The American, Feb. 2013

"Not So Fast"

NG Traveler, Dec. 2012
NG Traveler, Dec. 2012

"Best of the World: Ravenna"

NG Traveler, Nov. 2012
NG Traveler, Nov. 2012

"Rome, Sweet Rome"

Mariner, fall 2012
Mariner, fall 2012

"The Island of Blue and White"

Mariner, summer 2012
Mariner, summer 2012

"Bella Napoli: Take to the Streets"

NG Traveller, March 2012
NG Traveller, March 2012

"Sleep: Rome"

Guardian, Jan. 2012
Guardian, Jan. 2012

"10 of the Best Places to Stay, Eat and Visit in Verona"

Budget Travel, Feb. 2012
Budget Travel, Feb. 2012

"15 International Food Etiquette Rules That Might Surprise You"

Deadspin, Jan. 2012
Deadspin, Jan. 2012

"A Tour of the Terrifying Downhill Ski Course That Will Rip Open Your Pelvis 'Like a Book'"

AFAR, May 2011
AFAR, May 2011

"Wander: Rome" (print only)

New York Magazine, Nov. 2011
New York Magazine, Nov. 2011

"Get Your Art Fix in Naples"

The Atlantic, September 2011
The Atlantic, September 2011

"Italy and the Veil"

Global Post, May 2011
Global Post, May 2011

"Rome's Cinecitta Studios Showcases the Golden Age of Italian Film"

Lexus, winter 2011
Lexus, winter 2011

"In Perfect Harmony"

World Policy Journal, Dec. 2010
World Policy Journal, Dec. 2010

"The Tragedy of Line C" (print only)

Guardian, Oct. 2010
Guardian, Oct. 2010

"In the Footsteps of Rome's Gladiators"

Mother Jones, Feb. 2010
Mother Jones, Feb. 2010

"Why Aren't Female Ski Jumpers Allowed in the Olympics?"

US News & World Report, Nov. 2009
US News & World Report, Nov. 2009

"Obama Generation Continues to Make Waves"