12/06/2016 - 12:23 | | Travel Writer | Travel

You know the way a lot of Jews have a crush on Christmas trees? Here’s my confession: I have a crush on European Christmas markets.

11/29/2016 - 15:48 | | Travel Writer | Travel

The view over Siena’s deep green hills hasn’t changed in the two decades I’ve been visiting — and in all likelihood since Tuscan Jewry thrived in this city some 600 years ago.

11/22/2016 - 13:51 | | Travel Writer | Travel

Gazing over the sea with a drink in hand, what overseas vacationer hasn’t fantasized about chucking it all and settling permanently in paradise?

11/15/2016 - 15:57 | | Travel Writer | Travel

On Election Day, I waited in line to vote in West Philadelphia, where my husband took a teaching position this year. I’d scrambled to file my new registration in between trips, excited to vote in a swing state. But the local mood was anything but purple.

11/08/2016 - 15:56 | | Travel Writer | Travel

By the time you read this, we should have a president-elect … and depending on the outcome, some people will threaten a move to Canada.

11/01/2016 - 14:55 | | Travel Writer | Travel