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  • St Charles Ave street car arriving | New Orleans, Louisiana
    Louisiana

    My Favorite Places in New Orleans

    New Orleans holds a special place in my heart. Since my first trip to the city in 2004, it’s been a place of great memories, music, and moments.¬† I’ve visited for work,…

  • Empire State Building from the Top of the Rock | New York City
    New York

    Essential New York: Top of the Rock

    Getting a bird’s eye view of Manhattan is something every New Yorker and NYC visitor must do at some point.¬†Touristy? You bet. Still Awesome? Definitely. The immense skyscrapers and shining lights that…

  • Beautiful light at Aya Sofya | Istanbul, Turkey
    Turkey

    My Favorite Places in Istanbul

    Istanbul is one of my favorite cities in the world. Its unique east-meets-west culture is fascinating and its food is hauntingly delicious. But beyond the things that make Istanbul stand out are…

  • Autumn leaves and a bicycle in Trastevere | Rome, Italybicycle-autumn-leaves-tratevere-rome-italy
    Italy

    Scenes from Trastevere, Rome

    I loved Rome. It’s that simple. Between Trastevere, the market and the sights and the food, I fell hard for this intoxicating city. The walls of every building are filled with stories.…

  • People at the Roman Forum | Rome, Italy
    Italy

    Walking Tour of Rome

    Rome is a perfect city for walking. Nearly every street is picturesque and around every corner is a surprise… an unknown fountain, a local square, a cafe that begs you to order…

  • Motorbike parking in the medina | Marrakech, Morocco
    Morocco

    Scenes from Marrakech

    If you only see one place in Morocco, make it Marrakech. Between the history, the colors, and the style, it is exactly what you’d hope for in a Moroccan experience. The chaos…

  • Kasbah Mosque | Marrakech, Morocco
    Morocco

    A Marrakech Walking Tour

    I really enjoyed my time in Marrakech. And no, I did not spend the *entire* trip lost in the souks hunting for scarves. (Though I may have brought home a couple to…

  • Northern view from The Peak | Hong Kong
    China, Hong Kong

    Highlights of Hong Kong

    With several weeks to spend in Hong Kong, the possibilities are endless. Not only is Hong Kong an archipelago of islands of all different personalities, but the city centers are brimming with…

  • Thessaloniki Open Spaces, Greece
    Greece

    A Walk Around Thessaloniki

    Thessaloniki was our first mainland destination in Greece. After spending a few weeks in the Cyclades and on Crete, we were looking for a mainland Greece experience off the tourist pathway to…

  • boudhanath grounds
    Nepal

    A Walk Around Kathmandu

    As we get closer to the warmer weather, I feel a natural pull to spend more time walking around Brooklyn on the weekends. The trees are just starting to turn green, the…