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As Seen In… WSJ Magazine

As Seen In… WSJ Magazine

The glossy WSJ magazine launches its February issue in today’s weekend edition of the Wall Street Journal, and if you get ahold of a copy you’ll find two articles by yours truly inside. The first is a two-page feature on Mumbai’s artsy Kala Ghoda district, beautifully shot by photography team […]

New York Times: Returning to Hyderabad, Once a Land of Princes and Palaces

New York Times: Returning to Hyderabad, Once a Land of Princes and Palaces

If you only read one article I’ve ever written, please let it be this one. My second story in this weekend’s New York Times Travel section (the other one is my Frugal Traveler piece on South Africa’s Route 62) is one that’s very close to my heart: a Personal Journeys […]

New York Times Frugal Traveler: Route 62

New York Times Frugal Traveler: Route 62

I’m one of the travel writers selected to fill in for Seth Kugel as The New York Times’ Frugal Traveler, and in this weekend’s paper you’ll find my first column: a road trip along the Western Cape’s Route 62. It’s filled with quirky spots, artists collectives, great hotels — and […]

Elite Traveler: Cape Town Itineraries

Elite Traveler: Cape Town Itineraries

The über-luxury private-jet magazine Elite Traveler unveils a complete revamp this month, and I’m excited to be a part of the slick new look. I wrote about three possible Cape Town itineraries, depending on if you’re in town for a weekend, a week, or longer. Spend a busy few days […]

Virtuoso Life: Higher Calling

Virtuoso Life: Higher Calling

In the January/February issue of Virtuoso Life, you’ll find a feature I wrote on the otherworldly terrain of Cappadocia, Turkey. Read it here. Virtuoso Life January 2015 Cappadocia

New York Times: 52 Places to Go in 2015

New York Times: 52 Places to Go in 2015

The New York Times’ eagerly awaited list of 52 Places to Go in 2015 just went live online, and I have three top 20 picks in the mix: good old Durban at number 7, Tanzania at number 17, and Oman at number 20. Read the list here, or wait for […]

Travel + Leisure: World’s Coolest New Tourist Attractions 2015

Travel + Leisure: World’s Coolest New Tourist Attractions 2015

From Latvia’s outlandish new national library to updates to classics like the Eiffel Tower and the London Bridge; from a new museum dedicated to human rights to a wild new amusement park ride — there’s a host of new or refreshed tourist attractions to add to your travel bucket list. […]

British Airways: Cape Town – Six Reasons to Stay On

British Airways: Cape Town – Six Reasons to Stay On

British Airways has a magazine called The Club, geared toward its Executive Club members, and they asked me to do a piece on reasons to extend a Cape Town business trip into a long weekend, from markets to hikes to restaurants. Read it here.

Where in the World Is Sarah Khan?

Where in the World Is Sarah Khan?