On the photography front, I was named Photographer of the Year for a fourth time by the Central States chapter of the Society of American Travel Writers, won seven NATJA Awards, and was named Best Travel Photography Blog at the TBCAsia Awards in Sri Lanka.
As always, I hope you enjoy viewing them as much as I did taking them!
Image at the top of the page is of the Jungfrau Express, Switzerland.
 My first trip of 2018 was to New York for the New York Times Travel Show, where I was a speaker. Whenever I visit New