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Travel + LeisureBrazil Is Home to One of the Highest Concentrations of Jaguars on the Planet — Here’s How to See One From Your Hotel
– March 25, 2019

Marriott Bonvoy TravelerWhere to Find the New Cuisine of Panama City, Panama
– March 2019

Marriott Bonvoy TravelerCraft Beers and Cocktail Abound in Panama City, Panama. Here’s Where to Drink
– March 2019

Marriott Bonvoy TravelerPanama Canal 101: How to Cruise through the Canal
– February 2019

Marriott Bonvoy TravelerPanama Canal 101: Which Observatory is Right for You?
– February 2019

Marriott Bonvoy TravelerWhere to Eat and Drink in Casco Viejo, Panama City’s Most Exciting Neighborhood
– February 2019

Marriott Bonvoy TravelerShopping and Sightseeing in Casco Viejo, the Hippest ‘Hood in Panama City, Panama
– January 2019

Marriott Bonvoy Traveler8 of the Best Things to do in Panama City, Panama
– January 2019

Marriott Bonvoy TravelerCarnivore or Deep Thinker? Find Your Tasting Menu in Lima
– January 2019

Marriott Bonvoy TravelerWhere to Eat and Drink in Lima’s Artsy Barranco Neighborhood
– January 2019

Marriott Bonvoy TravelerCraving Culture in Lima? Head to the City’s Top Museums
– December 2018

Marriott Bonvoy Traveler – Pisco Sours Are Just the Beginning: The Essential Lima Bar Guide
– December 2018

Marriott Bonvoy TravelerWhere to Eat in Lima if Ceviche Isn’t Your Thing
– December 2018

Marriott Bonvoy Traveler9 Things to Try at Mistura, Lima’s Mega Food Festival
– December 2018

Marriott Bonvoy TravelerDigging for Culture in Lima, Peru
– December 2018

American WayThere’s More to Peruvian Cuisine Than Ceviche (PDF )
– September 2018

Discover Silversea  – The Dance of Blue-Footed Boobies
– July 26, 2018

American WayPeru Ties One On (PDF )
– June 2018

Delta Sky1 City 5 Ways: São Paulo, Brazil (PDF )
– April 2018

Departures24 Hours in San José, Costa Rica
– February 12, 2018

Travel + LeisureBest Places to Travel in Mexico and Central & South America in March
– February 8, 2018

Travel + LeisureThe Best Places to Travel in Mexico and Central & South America in February
– January 23, 2018

VinePairFeuding Distillers Could Be the Best Thing to Happen to South American Spirits
– January 8, 2018

Travel + LeisureThe Best Places to Travel in Mexico and Central & South America in January
– January 5, 2018

Travel + LeisureHow to Cruise Through the Galápagos Islands
– December 2, 2017

Bravo TV Jet SetWhich Oscar Winner Fell in Love With Local Booze While Filming on Location… and Now Makes His Own?
– November 29, 2017

Travel + Leisure28 Important Facts about Galápagos National Park
– November 26, 2017

Travel + Leisure12 Animals You May See in the Galápagos Islands
– November 21, 2017

Delta SkyLima’s Neighborhood Gems (PDF )
– November 2017

Biography.comBiography Passport: Che Guevara’s Last Stand in Bolivia (PDF )
– October 8, 2017

CNN TravelThe best things to do in Manaus, Brazil
– September 7, 2017

The Journal by Intrepid TravelEverything you need to know about trekking Peru’s Colca Canyon
– July 10, 2017

Shermans Travel Blog5 Beautiful Boutique Hotels in Cusco, Peru for Every Budget
– May 26, 2017

Bravo TV Jet SetThe Hotel That Draws Celebrities Deep Into the Middle of Nowhere Is Back in the Game
– April 20, 2017

JetBlue Out of the Blue24 hours of art and food in Bogotá
– March 2017

Toronto SunGoing greener in the Galapagos or read PDF (PDF )
– January 20, 2017

Travel + LeisureHow to Travel to the Galápagos Islands
– November 2016

Bravo TV Jet SetThis Is the Most Luxurious New Way to Tour the Galapagos Islands
– October 28, 2016

The Wall Street JournalExpat Groups Crowd-Source Answers to Blood-Supply Shortages or read PDF
– October 5, 2016

NewWorlderRenzo Garibaldi’s Next Moves
– September 2016

Travel + LeisureHow to Travel to Machu Picchu
– September 2016

GOOD MagazineFighting Hunger In Peru, One Cooking Class At A Time
– August 29, 2016

AfarPack Your Hobby for a Deeper Travel Experience
– August 24, 2016

NewWorlderCulinary Recycling Comes to Mistura
– August 22, 2016

Bravo TV Jet SetQuiet Please! The 4 Hottest New Kid-Free Beach Retreats
– August 19, 2016

AfarEpic Travel Fails of Veteran Travelers
– August 3, 2016

Avocados From MexicoMolcajete 101
– August 2016

Shermans Travel Blog5 Ways to Explore the New Panama Canal Expansion, Without Taking a Cruise
– July 14, 2016

Shermans Travel BlogWhere to Sleep (After You Eat) in Lima, Peru
– June 27, 2016

Afar5 Ways to Embrace Weird, Weird Iquitos, Peru
– June 7, 2016

Bravo TV Jet SetA New Cable Car Is About to Blow Up the Coolest Destination You’ve Never Heard Of
– April 29, 2016

Shermans Travel BlogStay 3 Ways, From Budget to Splurge: Guatemala
– March 29, 2016

AfarAlternative Ways to See the Best of Costa Rica
– March 25, 2016

Shermans Travel BlogStay 3 Ways, From Budget to Splurge: Belize
– March 24, 2016

Shermans Travel BlogStay 3 Ways, From Budget to Splurge: Panama
– March 8, 2016

NewWorlderBreakfast with the FARC
– March 1, 2016

JetBlueWhere Cartagena’s Top Restaurant Pros Eat & Drink
– February 29, 2016

Shermans Travel BlogStay 3 Ways, From Budget to Splurge: El Salvador
– February 29, 2016

Shermans Travel BlogStay 3 Ways, From Budget to Splurge: Nicaragua
– February 16, 2016

The Wall Street Journal MagazineNeighborhood Watch – Usaquen, Colombia or read PDF
– February 8, 2016

Shermans Travel BlogStay 3 Ways, From Budget to Splurge: Honduras
– January 19, 2016

Shermans Travel BlogStay 3 Ways, From Budget to Splurge: Costa Rica
– January 9, 2016

Biography.comNew Year’s Eve with Al Capone (PDF )
– December 30, 2015

Afar5 Amazing Hacienda Hotels: Experiencing Ecuador’s History
– November 10, 2015

AfarEcuador, Where Zorro Is Real
– November 5, 2015

Atlas ObscuraThese Fairytale Trees Only Grow at Incredible Altitudes
-October 15, 2015

Atlas ObscuraAnd They’re Off! Drunken Horse Racing in Guatemala
– August 31, 2015

Travel Mindset72 Hours In Cartagena
– August 11, 2015

Travel Mindset10 Things To Know About Travel in Colombia
– August 11, 2015

Atlas ObscuraCould This Surreal Terracotta House be the World’s Largest Piece of Pottery?
– July 29, 2015

Roads & KingdomsA Sweet, Sour, and Vaguely Slimy Tribute: Balche in Chiapas
– July 11, 2015

Biography.comJack Kerouac’s Ode to the Road (PDF )
– April 26, 2015

Atlas ObscuraIs This the World’s Most Interesting Border Crossing?
– April 20, 2015

Luxe Beat MagazineGalapagos Islands Dive Boat Luxury or read PDF
– April 2015

Zozi.com – The Iceman Goeth: An Ecuadorian tradition is down to its last man
– February 10, 2015

Life Refined The Finest Comfort Food (PDF )
– Fall 2014

BBC Travel Colombia’s ‘Liquid Rainbow’
– September 8, 2014

The Dallas Morning News Cross the Andes in Luxury or read PDF
– August 24, 2014

The Dallas Morning News Biologists Have a Nose for Finding the Pinocchio Lizard or read PDF
– May 25, 2014

Minneapolis Star TribuneCartagena’s Hippest ‘Hood or read PDF
– May 18, 2014

Biography.comA Magical Trip to the Homeland of Gabriel Garcia Marquez (PDF )
– April 23, 2014

Biography.comCruising the Galápagos with Grace Kelly (PDF )
– April 19, 2014

American CowboyCalifornia’s Cowboy Coast or read PDF
– December/January 2014

Roads & KingdomsSelling Pablo
– October 18, 2013 (also published by Slate)

SlateSelling Pablo
– October 18, 2013 (also published by Roads & Kingdoms)

Indagare.comBelize Destination Guide
– October 2013

Indagare.comCartagena, Colombia Destination Guide
– October 2013

Woman’s DayIt’s Summer Vacation (PDF )
– June 2013

Toronto SunSo Near, and yet… So Far Away or read PDF
– May 26, 2013

Minneapolis Star TribuneA Budding Island Hot Spot (Ometepe Island, Nicaragua) or read PDF
– January 27, 2013

Toronto SunA Fine Time To Visit the Mayans or read PDF
– December 23, 2012

Minneapolis Star TribuneCrossing Into Paradise (Cocos Island, Costa Rica) or read PDF
– September 23, 2012

Minneapolis Star TribuneEaster Over the Top (Antigua, Guatemala) or read PDF
– April 8, 2012

The Dallas Morning News The Big Easy Beckons (PDF)
– December 25, 2011

The Dallas Morning NewsMission Antarctica (PDF )
– December 4, 2011

Every Day with Rachael Ray Wrap Up a Travel Gift! (PDF )
– December 2011

Minneapolis Star TribuneHonduras In History’s Wake or read PDF
– October 2, 2011

Every Day with Rachael Ray Happy Birthday America (PDF )
– June/July 2011

Every Day with Rachael Ray Hotels That Brew Their Own Booze (PDF )
– April 2011

Minneapolis Star TribuneFollow the Fishermen or read PDF
– March 13, 2011

Every Day with Rachael RaySupersize Food Halls (PDF )
– March 2011

Every Day with Rachael RayGet A Room: 10 Of The Country’s Most Romantic Hotels (PDF )
– February 2011

Minneapolis Star TribuneIcebreakers in Antarctica or read PDF
– January 30, 2011

Toronto SunTips From the World’s End: Make the most of an Antarctic adventure (PDF )
– January 2, 2011

Every Day with Rachael RayAndrew Zimmern’s daring (but delicious) dining picks (PDF )
– November 2010

Toronto SunBeasts of Belize (PDF )
– September 5, 2010

Every Day with Rachael RayChoose Your Own Adventure (PDF )
– August 2010

Travel SquireMexico’s Surprising Port City – Veracruz, Mexico
– August 2010

AFAR magazineMemorable Rooms: Verana – Yelapa, Mexico (PDF )
– July/August 2010

Minneapolis Star TribuneHorsing Around – Best guest ranches for horseback vacations or read PDF
– May 30, 2010

North Shore NewsCrossing Sierra Madres on El Chepe (Copper Canyon Train) (PDF )
– April 25, 2010

National Geographic Traveler Stays Under $150 – Querétaro, Mexico (PDF )
– January/February 2010

Travel + LeisureThe World’s Strangest Spa Treatments
– January 2010

Every Day with Rachael Ray – The Newest New Year’s Eves (PDF )
– December/January 2010

The Dallas Morning NewsZacatecas Reveals Mexico’s Quirky Side or read PDF
– November 22, 2009

Every Day with Rachael Ray Halloween Hot Spots (PDF )
– October 2009

Minneapolis Star TribuneGators. Tent. Swamp. Really. (Okefenokee NWR) or read PDF
– August 2, 2009

Travel + Leisure America’s Most Scenic Campgrounds
– August 2009

Every Day with Rachael RayPlan the Ultimate…Road Trip (PDF )
– August 2009

Travel + LeisureWorld’s Trendiest Airstream Hotels
– July 2009

Minneapolis Star TribuneGreat Gateway Getaways or read PDF
– May 31, 2009

Minneapolis Star TribuneGoing Places – Power At the Pump (PDF )
– May 24, 2009

iTraveliShopSafety First: Vamos a Mexico! (News/Editorial) (PDF )
– March 25, 2009

Minneapolis Star TribuneFlorida Without the Flaunting or read PDF
– January 11, 2009

Every Day with Rachael Ray The Gift of Travel (PDF )
– December/January 2009

Every Day with Rachael Ray All of the Trimmings & None of the Stress (PDF )
– November 2008

Travel + Leisure Wacky Presidential Election Hotel Promotions
– October 2008

PC Magazine Take Better Vacation Photos
– October 2008

Travel + Leisure Creative Recycling or read PDF
– August 2008

Travel + Leisure Gas-Saving Road Trip Tips
– July 2008

National Geographic TravelerLofty lodgings take your vacations out on a limb (PDF )
– July/August 2008

National Geographic TravelerNational Parks Under Pressure (PDF )
– May/June 2008

PC MagazineConnected Traveler: Office in a Backpack
– March 1, 2008

PC MagazineConnected Traveler: Wi-Fi Off the Freeway
– February 1, 2008

PC MagazineConnected Traveler: Road-Trip Survival Kit
– December 25, 2007

National Geographic AdventureGo Now:Alaska’s Secret Season (PDF )
– September 2007

JANE Adam the Dreamhealer (PDF )
– May 2007

ELLE Last Call, Loreto (PDF )
– May 2007

National Geographic Adventure Road Trip Tips #3: Goof-Proof Navigation (PDF )
– January 2007

National Geographic Adventure Road Trip Tips #2: How to Find the Best Fuel Prices (PDF )
– August 2006

National Geographic Adventure Road Trip Tips #1: How to Be a Good Co-pilot (PDF )
– July 2006

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