Who are you?

For a brief bio on me, please check out the About page.

Do you do any other travel writing?

I run a frequent flyer miles news website called Street Smart Traveler.

Have you won any awards or prizes?

My crowning achievement is being one of the winners of a contest sponsored by National Geographic Traveler. I was Indy Adventure Contest Winner #5.

What are your favorite places?

That's one of the most popular questions I get! This list could easily be 10 times longer.

--for architecture: Prague

--for food: Malaysia

--for relaxation: Laos

--for big-city excitement: Tokyo

--for art: Rome

--for an exotic culture: Myanmar (a.k.a. Burma)

--for friendly locals, partying, and ease of living: Taipei!