Amsterdam Hotel Reviews (Travel Intelligence – August 2009)

While in Amsterdam, I reviewed two hotels for luxury travel and hotel specialist, Travel Intelligence.  Hotel Pulitzer Excerpt: Leave your stereotype of the usual Starwood Hotels and Resorts property by the wayside – the Pulitzer is a charming and quite distinctive

Slowpoke (The Tea Collection Blog – 28 August 2008)

A blog post about my nephews adventures eating snails in the Bordeaux region of France appears on the Tea Collection blog.  I will be blogging there regularly about my travel adventures with kids. Excerpt: On our first day in St.

Down on the dollar (Successful Meetings – August 2008)

An article about how meeting planners can best stretch the dollar when planning events overseas appears in the August 2008 issue of Successful Meetings magazine. Excerpt:The trusty greenback has Americans a little blue when they travel to Europe these days. 

Pharoahs, and Pyramids, and Mummies, Oh My! (Travel Savvy Mom – June 2008)

A profile of a trip to Egypt with my son, along with several other hotel write-ups, appears on the Travel Savvy Mom website.  I will be blogging there regularly as a contributing editor. Excerpt: Egypt is filled with enough enigmatic

Le Shopping: Main-hattan (Delta Sky – November 2007)

An article about the Zeil, Frankfurt's pedestrian shopping area, appears in this month's issue of Delta Sky magazine. Excerpt: Not only is Frankfurt Germany’s financial center, the city also boasts a uniquely non-European skyline that might make you wonder if

Exploring the Many Faces of Dublin and Hanau Hidden Secret: Hanau Wochenmarkt (Connection – March 2007)

I have two pieces in the March 2007 issue of Army Germany's Connection magazine:  a travel feature on Dublin, Ireland and a shorter piece about the Hanau Wochenmarkt. In addition, my photographs were used for both pieces.

Haggling by the Pound (Ottawa Citizen – 24 February 2007)

An essay about haggling in the Khan-al-Khalili market in Cairo, Egypt appears in the Travel & Leisure section of the February 24, 2007 edition of the Ottawa Citizen.  Excerpt: My husband tapped his foot impatiently as my son started to

Hanau Hidden Secret: Ronneburg Falknerei (Connection – November 2006)

An article on a local attraction in the Hanau/Buedingen area of Germany, the Ronneburg Castle Falconry, appears in the November 2006 issue of Connection magazine.  Connection is published by the U.S. Army’s Morale, Welfare and Recreation (MWR) organization in Germany. 

Wheel World (Continental Magazine – October 2006)

A short piece on the Ciclo-Ruta — Bogota, Colombia’s fabulous bike paths — appears in the Go Explore section of the October 2006 issue of Continental Airlines in-flight magazine. Excerpt: British author (and avid cyclist) H.G. Wells once said, “Every

Fine Stein (Dispatches – National Geographic Traveler July/August 2006)

My ultra-short about the Augustiner Keller biergarten appeared in the [World Report] Dispatches section of the July/August issue of National Geographic Traveler.  Fine Stein.  A less touristy alternative to Munich’s famous Hofbrauhaus biergarten is Augustiner Keller, near the train station.