City Insider: Mumbai, India


Ever wish you knew the inside scoop before visiting a new destination? Now you can! We’ve reached out to our favorite locals and tour guides from all over the world for their insider tips. In the City Insider Q&A, they’ll let you in on the spots that should be on your must-see and do list! […]

10 reasons to stay at the Taj Mahal Palace in Mumbai

Natalie and Johnny in Mumbai

Arriving at the Taj Mahal Palace in Mumbai at 3:30am was surreal and bittersweet.

San Francisco’s Cavallo Point


Greetings from San Francisco! Last week we completed all the international legs of our Jet Airways journey around the world when we touched down in San Francisco from China. For those of you who are just joining us, we made stops in Florida (for a Celebrity Solstice cruise), Brussels, Delhi, the Taj Mahal, central India […]

Highest Building In The World: Shanghai


Ni hao from China! I am currently writing about an around-the-world trip on Jet Airways and Shanghai is my second to last stop. I began in L.A., went on a Celebrity Solstice cruise in Florida, flew to Brussels (via New York), then went to Delhi, the Taj Mahal, a tiger safari in central India and last week, I left off from Mumbai — the airport […]

Mumbai After The Attacks


Namaste! We left off last week from central India on an over-the-top tiger safari. While we were there, the unthinkable happened at our next destination: India’s 9/11. Because of the terrorist attacks, Natalie and I ended up staying at the safari lodge an extra day to mull things over. Our hotel in Mumbai was in complete ruins. […]

Central India Tiger Safari


Come on by the L.A. Times Travel & Adventure Show this weekend and say hi! I’m speaking both days: Saturday, February 14 and Sunday, February 15. L.A. Times Travel & Adventure Show details. CENTRAL INDIA Namaste from Pench National Forest! We are just wrapping up our incredible trip to India and what better way than by […]

Namaste From New Delhi, India


Namaste from India! We left off last week after just touching down in Delhi. It’s my first time visiting India and there’s so much to explore so let’s not waste any time! Let’s dive right in and see what’s out there! INDIA: FAST FACTS It would be impossible to tell you everything there is to know about India in this […]