Matthew on 06/21/2014

Where to Go: Walking Tours of Istanbul

Anyone who has ever had more than a fleeting interest in Istanbul is probably tired of hearing about how it is the crossroads between East and West. Few places are stuck with such persistent truisms about them as this global city that literally spans two continents. Any visitor to this city will be able to […]

Kate on 08/16/2013
Greenport, NY | Abbott & West Productions

Where to Go: Greenport, Long Island

For New Yorkers, going out to Long Island in the summer is essentially required travel. All you have to do is look at The Great Gatsby, where everyone seems to escape to Long Island in the heat of July and August. But the Hamptons are expensive and overdone, Montauk has been conquered, so where can you […]

The Innocents Abroad on 05/15/2013
San Francisco Abbott & West Productions

Where the Innocents Have Been: San Francisco

Even if you haven’t watched our latest episode, at the James Beard Award-winning State Bird Provisions, (though we highly recommend that you do!) it would be no secret that we love San Francisco and the Bay Area. It’s Kate’s hometown, Nora’s spiritual home and we don’t trust anyone who doesn’t love it. (Kidding! Sort of…) […]

nora on 02/19/2013
Bath House, Budapest

Where to Go: Budapest

Most people I know first experienced awe-inspiring European cityscapes by way of London’s cobblestone streets, Venice’s waterways, or Paris’ winding alleyways. In the summer of 2004 before my senior year in high school, I was determined to learn about European “joie de vivre” through an ancient city whose history still felt fresh. I wanted chocolate […]

nora on 10/29/2012

Where to Go: Mexico City

You’re going to Mexico City! Whether this is your first trip or tenth to D. F. (short for Distrito Federal), I’m certain you’ll have an amazing time and will discover all kinds of new things you didn’t expect. Even as a former resident, that’s one of my favorite things about the city: no matter how […]