London Secret: Nebraska St


Nothing in the world of travel planning pays more than to study maps. While living in London a decade ago, I noticed an enlarged street plan posted in a Tube stop highlighting an area south of the river. A wee lane caught my … Read on

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Royal London: Lonely Planet video

Recently I had the chance to search out royal sites around London with Tom Hall, Lonely Planet’s UK Travel Editor. The video takes in Westminster Abbey and Buckingham Palace, of course, but also drops by Scott the Horse and the best, and most … Read on

Tagged London, Lonely Planet, Tom Hall

Spring Travel & Blueberry Tips for ABC

I talked five ways to relax this spring for ABC News Now. Yes, that’s the Kentucky Derby rounding out the list.

Tagged ABC, Guatemala, Joshua Tree, Kentucky, Las Vegas, London, Lonely Planet, Quebec, U2

Favorite Sign (in the World)

Sunday afternoon in Muswell Hill in North London. I went to a wine shop to get a gift bottle for the next day — never did find one — and found this sign outside an unexpectedly closed wine shop. It is the best … Read on

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Six Great European Discoveries

Part of what makes travel so rewarding is finding things on the ground don’t exactly fly with outside perceptions. Be it lessons learned from buttoned-up French professionals stopping to help me and my floppy haircut fumble with a pay phone, or frowning Russians … Read on

Tagged Blogsherpa, Bulgaria, Eastern Europe, Italy, London, Paris, Prague, soccer