New York Times: In Cape Town, Local Color Comes in Bright Shades
I have two pieces in this weekend’s New York Times — my story on shopping in Mumbai’s Bandra neighborhood in T magazine, and this one in the Travel section, a spotlight on my favorite Cape Town neighborhood, Bo-Kaap. Read it here.
Travel + Leisure: Best Places to Eat Like a Local
My favorite issue when I worked at Travel + Leisure was the annual Food Issue, and before I left T+L debuted an epic Eat Like a Local package, filled with insider tips from around the world. This year I contributed in a small way, with my pick for Cape Town’s Charly’s Bakery under Best Desserts to Try Around the World. Read it here.
New York Magazine: Escape from Your Vacation
New York magazine’s spring travel package is out in this week’s issue. The theme is “town and country” – vacations where you can experience city life and country charms, all in one. I wrote about Cape Town and Paternoster, a beautiful sleepy beach town an hour and a half away, along with a few other area gems: Bartholomeus Klip in the Riebeek Valley, Grootbos near Hermanus, and Gondwana Private Game Reserve on the Garden Route. Read it all here.
National Geographic Traveler: A Pot of Design Gold in the Rainbow Nation
Keep an eye out in this month’s issue of National Geographic Traveler (US edition) – I have a story on the revival of Cape Town’s Woodstock neighborhood. Read it here.
New York Times T Magazine: When in India
In the April 11th issue of T magazine, you’ll find a piece I wrote on new concept shops popping up in Mumbai’s ritzy Bandra neighborhood. Before it’s out in print, you can read it online here.
Getaway: 6 Destinations to Watch
New piece out in this month’s 25th-anniversary issue of the South African magazine Getaway, spotlighting six destinations to watch this year: Boston, Millahue Valley in Chile, Portugal, Bale Mountains National Park in Ethiopia, Fez, and Coorg, India.
Conde Nast Traveller India: Cape Town City Guide
Conde Nast Traveller has gorgeously redesigned its website, and on it you’ll find a comprehensive Cape Town guide by yours truly! Read it for the full scoop on where to eat, what to do, and how to maximize your trip.