Leah Walker

376 Added | 12 Magazines | 2 Likes | 28 Following | 46 Followers | @LeahTravels | I seek out the best travel experiences that money can buy, but also those things that require little, if any, money. As an American living in Paris, I'm a cliché. I write, take pictures, and occasionally appear on CNN.

5 Delicious Dishes to Eat in New Orleans

Without a doubt, New Orleans is one of the best cities for food in the world. Throughout the past couple of centuries, New Orleans has woven a …

Restaurants
Texas

A Weekend in Dallas: BBQ, Football, and so Much More

There are plenty of stereotypes to go around about my hometown, Dallas, Texas. Many people think of BBQ and cowboys—both the football kind and the …

Texas

Top Ten Things To Do For Families In Munich Germany

<i>With Summer school holidays fast approaching for the Northern Hemisphere, now is the perfect time to plan your next vacation.</i><p>We think the Bavarian …

Europe

5 best reasons to visit Santa Fe this summer

Santa Fe has a lot of special annual events throughout the year, but summer really shines. If you’re looking for something other than the natural …

Art

Fregate Island Private: Unique on Earth

Have you ever been somewhere so unreal and beautiful, that after the trip was over you wondered if it was all a dream? If we didn’t have the …

7 Fantastic Things to do in Palm Springs California

Is there any place as wonderful in the US as sunny California filled with windy mountain passes, soft sandy beaches, and one of the most stunning …

48 Hours in Santiago de Chile

The booming Chilean capital can be hard to figure out for some tourists, but Santiago has so many beautiful attractions – from sprawling markets to …

The Best of Maui and Oahu

Maui and Oahu are the two most visited Hawaiian islands and having visited them both I can see why. I can’t decide however which one might be better …

Hawaii

10 Non-Touristy Things to do in Paris: Tips from a Local

I’m willing to bet that even if you’ve never visited Paris, you can name at least five of the most popular {and thus touristy} things to do in the …

The Most Instagrammable Places in Istanbul

Flip<p>Tweet<p>Pin<p>Share<p>Stumble<p>Share<p>WhatsApp<p>+1<p>Shares 0<p>We all know Istanbul is a unique and colorful city. A vibrant place, full of life, with different …

Asia Travel

The Ultimate South Korea Bucket List: 40 Things to do in South Korea

An Overlooked Gem<p>If we’re being brutally honest, South Korea probably isn’t at the top of your Asian itinerary.<p>Hell, it might not even be in the top …

Korean Peninsula

Five outdoorsy places to enjoy in Vancouver, Canada

About fifteen years ago, I spent a few days in Vancouver, and loved it. I was living in suburban Osaka at the time, so the contrast to outdoorsy, …

Travel

Restaurants Not to Miss in Minneapolis/St. Paul

MarocMama - A Fearless Guide to Food and TravelOne of the best cities in the Midwest for great food is Minneapolis/St. Paul. I know that it’s …

Restaurants

Three Days In Mumbai.

<b>Mumbai is many travellers first introduction to India and is perhaps single handedly responsible for the vast majority of culture shock that most</b> …

Asia Travel

The Best Pizza in Phoenix at Pizzeria Bianco

<i>Anybody who knows us knows that we’re pizza obsessed. We discovered the best pizza in Naples Italy a few years ago, and we still can’t get enough of</i> …

Pizza

3 Easy Day Trips from Paris

As much as I love Paris, there are times when I have to shake up my daily routine. I want to trade the 7th <i>arrondissemen</i>t for silence and the <i>Arc de</i> …

Paris

A Southeast Asia Alternative: Reasons to Visit Okinawa Japan

Odds are that Japan isn’t the first country that comes to mind when thinking about exotic Asian beach holidays. Instead, it’s visions of the white …

My Tasmania – 13 places I love to photograph

As a photographer who lives in Tasmania, I’m fortunate to live in a place that has beautiful scenery to capture. Here are the places that make up <b>my</b> …

Australia

The Galapagos Islands Without a Cruise: A Complete Guide

<b>The Galapagos Islands</b> are a destination that appear on most people’s bucket lists. From the clear turquoise water and white sand beaches to the …

A guide to Daigoji temple in Kyoto, Japan

Local festivals are a great time to visit a Japanese Temple or Shrine. This large UNESCO listed temple is especially beautiful during the cherry …

Food & Snacks in NYC's Chinatown by Local Family

Eating in Chinatown New York City<p>My wife and I spent the better part of our adult lives residing in a part of Lower Manhattan in buildings that …

A local's guide to Phoenix, Arizona - Earth's Attractions

<i>This guide to Phoenix is written by Aireona Bonnie Raschke from Night Born Travel</i><p>Phoenix is the capital of the southwestern state of Arizona in the …

North America

Sporting Events Worth Traveling for (Even if you're not a Sports Fan) + Win a Trip to Europe

Obviously you know me as a travel writer, but what seems like many moons ago, I was a university athlete, high school basketball coach, and a …

Drink Up: A Beginner’s Guide to Loire Valley Wines

There’s not much that I adore more than wine, especially French wine. While living in Paris, I’ve not only broadened my palate, but also my knowledge …

Wine

Travel to Marche, Tuscany’s Lesser-Known Neighbor

When it comes to Italy, the more I see, the less I know. Even with a handful of visits, which includes a week-long road trip last summer literally</i> …

Europe

5 Unique things to do in the Loire Valley

In July, I visited France’s Loire Valley in my role as a French wine ambassador for Atout France. I traversed across France’s Garden in search of …

France

How to Pack a Perfect Paris Picnic

Along with terrace sitting and pétanque, picnicking is a national sport in France, especially in Paris. Much of this tradition goes back to the …

France

Visit these 3 Places in Italy before they’re Ruined by Tour Groups

Italy is that wild and crazy friend we all have. She’s intoxicating, and I’m drawn to her like a fine Barolo wine. She’s boisterous, colorful, and …

Europe