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“Some cause happiness wherever they go; others, whenever they go.” oscar wilde LONDON | ENGLAND, UNITED KINGDOM Believe it or not, Oscar Wilde may have become the most prolific playwright in London, but he was born in Dublin, Ireland. Yes, yes – the witty Mr. Wilde was Irish. And yes,


“America is my country, and Paris is my hometown.” Gertrude stein The rumors are true, once you see and experience Paris, you can’t help but fall in love. Stroll through Le Marais, walk along the Seine and stop along to see Sainte-Chapelle, Notre Dame – see the carousel outside of


AMSTERDAM | NETHERLANDS After leaving Brussels, I headed north to Amsterdam. What can one see and explore in Amsterdam for 48 hours? I’d be happy to tell you. Tapas, stroopwafels, cafes, canals (165 of them), old churches, old women (well, not necessarily the women itself) among many, many other things.


BRUSSELS | BELGIUM When I realized that Brussels is only an hour north of Paris, I hopped on the next train north. Backpack filled with camera gear. Brussels is often referred to the capital of the European Union – most official government meetings and conferences are held in Brussels. Steeped


“Leggja Höfuðið í Bleyti” The above quote is an Icelandic saying, “Lay your head in water” which means to think deeply or to ponder on a decision. Well, if there’s any place you can have deep thoughts, it would be in any place you choose in Iceland. Seven days in


“Men áirnar og havid”“But the rivers and the sea…” THE FAROE ISLANDS | NORTH ATLANTIC SEA In 2013, I saw a photograph of a cliff on an ocean with a waterfall descending mysteriously out of a cave from the side as well as a lake calmly mid level on a


“No urban night is like a night in New York, squares after squares of flame. Here is our poetry, for we have pulled down the stars to our will.” ezra pound NEW YORK New York is my home and my truest, greatest love. The city never hides anything from you.


VANCOUVER & VICTORIA, BRITISH COLUMBIA | CANADA While exploring the Pacific Northwest, I headed up to Canada twice. Vancouver B.C. was a destination for a photography shoot. The second trip was to meet some friends from New York staying in Victoria, Vancouver Island before leaving for an Alaskan cruise. Access


“We’re not at all like the rest of Georgia. We have a saying: If you go to Atlanta, the first question people ask you is, ‘What’s your business?’ In Macon they ask, ‘Where do you go to church?’ In Augusta they ask your grandmother’s maiden name. But in Savannah the


“Over the years since I left home, I have kept thinking about the people I grew up with and about our way of life. I realize how much the bond that held us had to do with food.” Edna lewis I arrived in Atlanta close to midnight from a four


“I felt the need to learn about who I am and what I had to say. I became the chef that was looking backward in order to move forward.” Mashama Bailey THE GREY | SAVANNAH The sidewalk leading to The Grey restaurant on Martin Luther King Boulevard in Savannah carried

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