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Publication Update: August/September Issue of AFAR Magazine ~ Jamaica, Island Deep Dive

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I’m excited to be featured in the August/September issue of AFAR Magazine!

As AFAR’s Jamaica expert, I dish out on the latest fun ways to Island Deep Dive and go deeper into Jamaica’s lesser visited areas and experiences, from caving to waterfalls and food tours.

If you’re not already subscribed to AFAR, grab a copy at the nearest newsstand near you, perhaps even at the airport on your way to Jamaica.


And if you’ve landed on my blog after reading this piece, welcome to Sunshine & Stilettos! You can find plenty of my Caribbean travel photographs and posts by browsing all over this site, or by using the Search button at the

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Work Updates: Back from Guadeloupe & Publication News


I’m back from Guadeloupe Islands. What a breath of fresh air!

An unpretentious, surprising archipelago with incredible soul and passion—reflected in the people, the food and landscape across seven islands. Colors, flavors and magnificent vistas bursting out of every corner. I can’t say much more yet on the blog, as I’m working on material for other outlets, but I’ll share what I can in a few postcards from my trip—including my experience diving outside of Belize for the first time.

In the meantime, here are publication updates from the past month:

  • “MOON BELIZE CAYES” for Moon Travel Guides: I am thrilled to share that I’ve signed a second contract with Moon Guides, to author a new edition focusing on Belize’s offshore islands. “Moon Belize Cayes” has a planned release date of Fall 2014. The guidebook adventures continue!
  • Jamaica Destination Guide for AFAR.com  (AFAR Magazine’s online guide): This was an absolute treat to write. As much as I know and >> Continue reading »