09/16/2015 - 20:00 | | Travel Writer | Travel

When I wrote recently about the difficulty of finding appropriate lodgings with a child in tow, I figured I wasn’t alone. What surprised me was how few resources address the pressing needs of what is — let’s face it — an enormous travel demographic.

09/08/2015 - 20:00 | | Travel Writer | Travel

About 15 years ago, on my way to a meeting in Los Angeles, I received word that it had been cancelled. My flight left early the next morning — but I suddenly had an entire evening at my disposal, on a coast with spectacular sunsets.

08/31/2015 - 20:00 | | Travel Writer | Travel

It may be one of the world’s oldest civilizations, but there’s always something new in Israel.

08/24/2015 - 20:00 | | Travel Writer | Travel

Many people vacation in July and August for solid reasons: school is out, office schedules loosen, days are long and beaches beckon.

08/17/2015 - 20:00 | | Travel Writer | Travel

Last summer a magazine editor asked me to write about traveling with kids. He knew I had a baby daughter, and between my travel beat and the peripatetic nature of our family, he thought I’d have great insights to share.

08/10/2015 - 20:00 | | Travel Writer | Travel

An Israeli relative by marriage is an enormous fan of casinos. This is a bit of problem back in Tel Aviv, where gambling is severely restricted by Israeli law.