January 12, 2016

Smithsonian Journeys

Two blogs back, I mentioned that I had a great time exploring the Venetian lagoon last summer while writing for Smithsonian Journeys. My article is in the winter issue, in the very good company of Robert Draper, Donald Sutherland, Jack Turner, Nan McElroy and others who love the non-touristy, cultural side of this most enchanting of cities.  Do check out this magazine–it’s different. It’s conceived exactly for readers of See You in the Piazza–the curious, hungry, literate traveler. The first issue focused on Paris. Coming up, I’m excited to read the issue on India!

Here’s the site:


Out in the lagoon: