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Freelance Writing Credits

I have been writing about travel, food, and culture for more than 20 years.

My work has appeared in the following print and online publications:

  • Bell’Italia
  • Gadling
  • Mashable
  • National Geographic Traveler: Intelligent Travel Blog
  • Nile Guide
  • The Riveter
  • Saveur
  • Travel Channel
  • Trip Savvy (formerly About.com)
  • USA Today
  • Washington Post

I have also written or contributed to the following guidebooks:

  • DK Eyewitness Guide to Washington, DC
  • DK Top Ten Guide to Washington, DC
  • Michelin Green Guide to Italy
  • Michelin Green Guide to Tuscany
  • Michelin Green Guide to Rome
  • Michelin Green Guide to Washington, DC
  • The Unofficial Guide to Central Italy: Florence, Rome, Tuscany & Umbria (Wiley)
  • Frommer’s Irreverent Guide to Rome
  • Frommer’s Italy
  • Frommer’s EasyGuide to Rome, Florence and Venice
  • The Unofficial Guide to the Southeast with Kids (Wiley)
  • Fodor’s USA Road Guide


A large portion of my writing focuses on Italy travel. So, you may also know me from Italofile.com, the Italy travel blog I started in 2006.