Conde Nast Traveller UK: Cape Town Shopping and Sydney’s Chippendale District
I have two stories in the new November Conde Nast Traveller UK — and if you look closely, I make a little cameo on the Contributors page too:
First up, I have a beautifully photographed shopping guide to Cape Town, filled with all of the best places to blow your rands. Then, in the Word of Mouth section, I have a little spotlight on Sydney’s hot up-and-coming Chippendale district.
Society of American Travel Writers Gold Award
I received some unexpected but wonderful news last night: my New York Times editor had apparently nominated one of my articles, Returning to Hyderabad, Once a Land of Princes and Palaces, for a Society of American Travel Writers Foundation Lowell Thomas Award… and it won gold for the Personal Comment category! This article is my favorite one I’ve written so far and is particularly close to my heart, so this honor means that much more. You can read about all the winners here.
Town & Country Travel: In Living Color
My first article for Town & Country Travel is a spotlight on Jaipur’s style revival — read it here.
Surface Magazine: Raw Hideaway
In the October issue of Surface: my story on the minimalist design of Hong Kong’s new Tuve hotel. Read it here.
Conde Nast Traveler: In Athens, You Should Stay Awhile
I checked out the brand-new AthensWas hotel when I was in Greece earlier this summer — read all about it in the new October issue of Conde Nast Traveler.
Brides: Bucket-List Beaches
I contributed to this fun package on global bucket-list beaches for Brides, the top wedding magazine in the U.S.
Indagare: Cape Town Update – What to Know Now
The latest from Cape Town, up on Indagare.com this month.
Surface: Bone Yard
For the design magazine Surface, I interviewed the chef and designer — a pair of brothers — behind one of the funkiest restaurant interiors I’ve ever come across: Hueso, in Guadalajara, Mexico, is decorated with more than 10,000 bones. Read all about it here.