Archive for October, 2015

New York Times: In Durban, 13 Curry Stops in 5 Days

New York Times: In Durban, 13 Curry Stops in 5 Days

Last February, sale I embarked on one of the most foolish quests of my career: to try as many of Durban’s curry shops as I could in five days. It wound up being a lot of fun, and I got to explore South Africa’s distinctive Indian culture and cuisine. The […]

New York Times: 36 Hours in Cape Town

New York Times: 36 Hours in Cape Town

This is a story I’ve been excited about for quite awhile: I contributed to the popular New York Times “36 Hours” series again, esophagitis this time from my home turf. My story on how to spend 36 Hours in Cape Town will be out in this weekend’s paper, but it’s […]

New York Magazine: Delhi Nightlife

New York Magazine: Delhi Nightlife

For New York Magazine’s Winter Travel special, meningitis which focuses on nightlife around the world, more about I interviewed  Priyanka Gill and Namrata Bostrom, founders of the Indian lifestyle site POPxo.com, to find out their picks on the Delhi nightlife scene. Read it here.

Conde Nast Traveller India’s Anniversary Issue

Conde Nast Traveller India’s Anniversary Issue

Please take a few minutes out of your day to simply behold the cover of the latest issue of Conde Nast Traveller India: No, side effects I mean seriously. Just. Behold. CNT pulled out all the stops for its fifth anniversary issue. Aishwarya Rai? Check. Embodying some serious Maharani Gayatri […]

As Seen In… Vogue India

As Seen In… Vogue India

Try, more if you can, dosage to pull your eyes away from curve-a-licious Deepika Padukone on the cover of Vogue India’s October issue. If you manage to accomplish that (though I can’t blame you if you don’t), you can read my latest story for the magazine. The eighth-anniversary issue theme […]

Love Cape Town: Neighborhood Spotlights

Love Cape Town: Neighborhood Spotlights

So somewhere in the midst of a hectic travel schedule, medications I moved! From the ‘burbs to the heart of Cape Town’s CBD (Central Business District) for a short spell. Don’t hate me, but this is the view from my “office”: I’ve barely had a chance to soak in the […]

WSJ Magazine: Mehar Chand Market, Delhi

WSJ Magazine: Mehar Chand Market, Delhi

Doesn’t Kate Winslet look positively ethereal on the cover of the new WSJ magazine? It’s out in this weekend’s paper, doctor and I have a story in it: a spotlight on Delhi’s Mehar Chand Market. Read it here.

Conde Nast Traveller UK: Cape Town Shopping + Sydney Neighborhood Spotlight

Conde Nast Traveller UK: Cape Town Shopping + Sydney Neighborhood Spotlight

Not only do I have two stories in the new November 2015 Conde Nast Traveller UK, remedy but if you look closely you might spot my face on the Contributors page: For a beautifully shot feature that you’ll see teased on the cover, I spent a few days running all […]

Society of American Travel Writers Gold Award

Society of American Travel Writers Gold Award

Last night I came home from dinner and saw a tweet that left me perplexed: apparently I’d won a Society of American Travel Writers Foundation 2015 Lowell Thomas Award, surgery a gold for the category of Personal Comment. I had no idea how that came about or how I was […]