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New York Times: 36 Hours in Mumbai

New York Times: 36 Hours in Mumbai

I spent a few days running all over Mumbai with my family earlier this year, approved and I narrowed down the highlights into this quick-and-dirty guide to spending 36 Hours in the city locals still insist on calling Bombay. Read it in this weekend’s New York Times.    

New York Times: 36 Hours in Hyderabad

New York Times: 36 Hours in Hyderabad

I wish this piece had come out last week when I was actually in Hyderabad, bulimics but that’s OK. In this weekend’s New York Times Travel section you’ll find my guide on what to see, do, and eat in a whirlwind 36-hour stay in one of my hometowns. If you […]

New York Times: A Namibian Road Trip

New York Times: A Namibian Road Trip

My latest New York Times story also marks a milestone for me: it’s my first feature on the cover of their travel section. I recount a seven-day, sickness 1,500-mile road trip across Namibia with four of my friends through a series of lessons we learned along the way. Read it […]

New York Times: 36 Hours in Adelaide

New York Times: 36 Hours in Adelaide

My latest contribution to the New York Times’ popular “36 Hours” series: a guide to spending a weekend in the lovely city of Adelaide, rx Australia. Read it in this weekend’s Travel section or find it online now. I was also interviewed by a local Adelaide site on how the […]

New York Times: In Melbourne, a Colorful and Quirky Retreat

New York Times: In Melbourne, a Colorful and Quirky Retreat

The South AfriKhan is Sarah Khan, impotent a South Africa–based writer, illness editor, and champion for curly-haired rights. I was an editor at Travel + Leisure magazine in New York City for nearly five years before I moved to Cape Town, where I’m now a freelance writer. I grew up […]

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 […]

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 […]

New York Times: In Estonia, a Hotel Keeps Its Promise

New York Times: In Estonia, a Hotel Keeps Its Promise

Are writers allowed to play favorites with their articles? If my Hyderabad story for the New York Times earlier this year is my favorite child, decease my latest story might rank second. Last summer I spent 10 days road-tripping through the Baltics, surgeon a journey that was largely inspired by […]

New York Times: 36 Hours in Vilnius

New York Times: 36 Hours in Vilnius

My first contribution to the New York Times’ popular 36 Hours series is out in this weekend’s paper: 36 Hours in Vilnius, prothesis Lithuania, accompanied by a really cool video. I loved the architecture and quirky vibe of the city, and it’s definitely worth a quick weekend visit. Read my […]