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New York Times: Varkala, a Low-Key and Cheap Alternative to Goa

New York Times: Varkala, a Low-Key and Cheap Alternative to Goa

For my second turn as the New York Times’ substitute Frugal Traveler, eczema I hit the beaches of Varkala, in the southwest Indian state of Kerala. I found a low-key seaside retreat with plenty of yoga, ayurveda, and surfing — an affordable, chilled-out alternative to the raging raves you always […]

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, health 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, mind artists collectives, great hotels […]