People often think travel writing is easy. I used to think so too – until I tried it. For me, it’s easier to write a news story than it is to distill the hyper-sensory experience of travel into something someone else might want to read about. But every once in a while I try. Below are a few missives from here and there.

One night in Mumbai

Why everyone’s always raving about Nepal

CBC Radio: “Laos’ Long Shadows of War”

Laos’s secret underground city now open for tourism

As Champagne is to France, Kampot pepper is to Cambodia