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How Anthony Bourdain Caused a Crisis in my Marriage: A Tale of Culture Clash

How Anthony Bourdain Caused a Crisis in my Marriage: A Tale of Culture Clash

This weekend, almost exactly one and a half years after my American-South African wedding, I got my first dose of legit culture shock: I learned I am married to a man who does not know who Anthony Bourdain is. The Husband, who never misses an episode of The Daily Show […]

As Seen In… Vogue India

As Seen In… Vogue India

It’s been a while since I’ve written for one of my favorites, Vogue India, but I’m back in a big way with two stories in that hallowed September issue! On the fashion front, I tackled a glossary of need-to-know fashion buzzwords this season (cuissard, cagoule, and constructivism; ajrakh, avant-bland, and […]

As Seen In… The Independent

As Seen In… The Independent

The Independent: 48 Hours in Istanbul If you ask me, you need at least a week in Istanbul to do the city justice — I was there six days and felt like it wasn’t enough. But if you only have a quick spell in the city, might I refer you […]

Expat Life in Cape Town

Expat Life in Cape Town

What’s it like being an American expat in South Africa? Mostly awesome, actually! This Q&A I recently did with the site BlogExpat sheds some light on my transition as a New Yorker in Cape Town. 1. Why did you move abroad? It’s pretty cliché at this point, but who cares […]

As Seen In… International Business Times

As Seen In… International Business Times

I was super excited to be included by Ismat Sarah Mangla in her International Business Times piece on 10 travel instagram accounts worth following — I’m definitely honored to be in such talented company! She even included a shoutout to my South AfriKhan Insta-Travel Guides. Read the story (and find […]

My Top Five Cape Town Cafes

My Top Five Cape Town Cafes

As the Cape Town Local Expert for Travel + Leisure magazine, I’ll be sharing my picks for where to eat, stay, shop and what to do in my gorgeous adopted hometown. The city is full of quirky cafes with tons of character, so I rounded up five of my favorites […]

Where in the World Is Sarah Khan?

Where in the World Is Sarah Khan?

Best Beaches in Cape Town

Best Beaches in Cape Town

Image of Boulders Beach from my Instagram I’m the Cape Town Local Expert for Travel + Leisure magazine! I’ll be sharing my picks for where to eat, stay, shop and what to do in my gorgeous adopted hometown. Given that summer is finally upon is, it’s only fitting that one […]

Where in the World Is Sarah Khan?

Where in the World Is Sarah Khan?