Like most who return from a first-time trip to Cuba, I’ve struggled to write about it. I’ve struggled even as the cultural visitor that I was, on a people-to-people tour. In essence, a tourist like everyone else. The truth is that I had no plan to post anything on my blog at […]
A couple of weeks ago, I had the honor of being a guest on the award-winning Amateur Traveler Podcast. It was great fun talking to host Chris Christensen about travel to the Dominican Republic, from sample itineraries to cultural tidbits.
In addition to authoring guidebooks for Moon Travel Guides, I occasionally write for their website. My latest is an interview I conducted of Sameera Hassan, a current Peace Corps Volunteer in Belize. She tells her story, and gives practical tips and advice to those considering the Peace Corps or volunteering […]