Writer, content marketing specialist, social media expert and knowledge management consultant. Traveled widely on five continents. Always looking for travel writing opportunities -- open to suggestions.
I did an 8-day Italy trip with my son a few years ago. I can share my itinerary, but I will say we left with the feeling of having crammed too many sites into too short a timespan. Flew into Venice, spent two days. Train to Florence,... See More
I have the sense that few foreigners ever go to Chur (an hour and a half from Zurich by train). Europeans tend to think of it as a shopping mecca. It's lovely, nestled in a valley between mountains. It's the oldest settled place in Switzerland... See More
Someone I know used to live in a small village in Switzerland that had a 1420s-era castle at its center. Before I ever saw the place, I familiarized myself with it using Google's satellite imagery and Street View. It is stunning. I don't mean this to become... See More
The big questions are: Is this solo or couples/romantic travel? And will your time be severely constrained -- are you looking for weekend getaways or can you take extended tours? If it's short and solo, my first priority would be Barcelona --... See More
Chinatown New York is justifiably world famous. My favorite spot is Joe's Shanghai on Pell St. -- definitely have the soup dumplings. (I used to love Wo Hop, another famous Chinatown place on Mott St.,... See More
Newark, NJ has a great museum, a great concert venue, a big time pro franchise, a great park, and awesome Portuguese barbecue. There has to be more. What are the best things to do, see, experience, eat in NJ's biggest city? See More