But travel isn’t always pretty. In the travel and hospitality industries there are certain observations that are chiefly expressed over drinks among colleagues or in other closed quarters: things like “the French are lousy tippers,” “Israelis are pushy” or “Americans … Continue reading Pretty, right?
I recall vividly the first time I saw Casablanca (no, not that Casablanca, the real Casablanca) because it was from the deck of a ship and all I could see was the tall minaret of the Hassan II Mosque rising like … Continue reading 13 Times Morocco Will Rock You
Are you looking for the next cool place? If so, why? And for God’s sake don’t go looking here. Continue reading The less than Herculean task of learning to love Heraklion
For almost as long as I’ve been traveling to Israel, and certainly when I lived there, prospective visitors have asked me the same question: where should I go? The answer to that question depends of course on what your chief … Continue reading 4 Ways to Travel in Israel Free
Attention four-star and five-star hotel hoppers: You know you’ve seen it there, lurking in the closet above the logo-emblazoned single-use slippers and plastic laundry bag. Your first reaction is probably something like, “Hey, that’s a really nice looking shopping bag!” … Continue reading The Secret Life of the Hotel Shopping Bag
Semi-secrets. Continue reading Secrets from the Isle of Love