A Brief History of Puerto Rico’s Beloved Mofongo

Puerto Rico’s unofficial national dish usually consists of fried green plantains mashed with garlic, chicharrón (deep-fried pork skin)…

This Pandemic Mapping Project Shows How Covid-19 Transformed Our Worlds

Laura Bliss Toward the end of 2020, I interviewed an archaeologist who—while locked out of her…

This Guatemalan City Rolls Out Colorful Sawdust Carpets for Holy Week

Jennifer Nalewicki Travel Correspondent As the first morning light hits the cobblestone streets of Antigua, Guatemala,…

Black Lights Turn This North Carolina Mine Into a Psychedelic Wonderland

Bon Ami Mine is located in Little Switzerland, North Carolina, about 50 miles northeast of Asheville.…

Puerto Rico’s Bioluminescent Bays Are Brighter Than Ever

Jennifer Nalewicki Travel Correspondent Mark Martin Bras was a child the first time he saw Puerto…

The Lure of Puerto Rico’s Chinchorros

Laura Kiniry Travel Correspondent The sweet and smoky scents of grilled meat and fried cornmeal rise…

How Italy Is Bringing Its Rustic Villages Back to Life

Photographs by Francesco Lastrucci Text by Ferdinando Cotugno The world tends to think of Italy as the…

A Guide to ‘The Godfather’ Filming Locations in New York City

Marlon Brando confers with director Francis Ford Coppola during the filming on Mott Street of a…

Ten Pioneering Women of Antarctica and the Places Named for Them

Eileen McSaveney (left) and Terry Tickhill (right) use a hand augur to drill Lake Vanda, Wright…

Tourism Gets a Refresh in the Hands of Activists Seeking to Decolonize the Industry

A typical Making the Road trip to South Africa includes a visit to Soweto, a township…