Category: Travel

#Morocstars: Our quick and mind-blowing Marrakech food tour

#Morocstars: Our quick and mind-blowing Marrakech food tour

After our seven hour flight from New York to Casablanca, Megan slept on a couch in the lounge with her head in my lap, as I balanced my laptop on one leg and looked up the pronunciation of “Djemaa el-Fna.” Then we took a quick […]

#EatDrinkDesire: My birthday trip to London

#EatDrinkDesire: My birthday trip to London

This is our oral history of my 35th birthday trip to London! Megan: Somewhere between LA and London, hovering between 34 and 35-years-old, as most of the plane slept, a flight attendant noticed that I was awake and excited told me to run up past […]

5 things I learned from my first Fall on the East Coast

5 things I learned from my first Fall on the East Coast

We just got back from a trip to the East Coast during a time that is called “Fall.” I’ve always heard good things about Fall — it’s beautiful, the leaves of trees change colors, the air is crisp, it’s cold-but-not-too-cold — and it sounded lovely. […]

What to pack for Bogota with tips from someone who lives there

What to pack for Bogota with tips from someone who lives there

We booked tickets for Colombia in December, and my huge question was: what to pack for Bogota? Fortunately, we have friends who’ve been living and working in Colombia for a couple years (shout out to Narcos!). So we reached out to them to get some […]

The “bacano” bites and best restaurants of Bogota

The “bacano” bites and best restaurants of Bogota

Bogota is an amazing foodie destination, and it’s really underrated. It’s feels like New York with a South American flair. We were visiting friends who live in Colombia, and they took us to some of the best restaurants in Bogota. Where to stay if you […]

My answer to the question: “What should I do in Maui?”

My answer to the question: “What should I do in Maui?”

I’ve been spending long periods of time in Maui steadily, since 2005. So it’s not surprising that every time a friend of mine books a trip to Maui, I get asked: “what should I do in Maui.” “What are the things I have to see […]

Eatlanta: These are the best things to eat in Atlanta

Eatlanta: These are the best things to eat in Atlanta

It’s no secret that Atlanta is home to some really amazing food. We live here for months at a time and eat at restaurants for almost every meal. So we found some great places to eat. But there were just certain bites that we kept […]

10 tips for getting the most out of your The Taste weekend pass

10 tips for getting the most out of your The Taste weekend pass

For the past three years, Mike and I have attended The Taste — a weekend long food festival put on by the LA Times. This year we attended all four of the weekend events to collect the best bites of The Taste 2017. But patterns […]