Ratha Tep   Bio   Writing

Selected Publications


52 Places to Go in 2017 (Agra, India)
The New York Times, January 4, 2017

In London, a Cool, Quirky Pimlico Boutique
The New York Times, February 28, 2016

At Dublin Hotel, the Nightlife Beckons
The New York Times, February 7, 2016

Hearty Sandwiches Are Dublin's Answer to a Recession
The New York Times, February 7, 2016

52 Places to Go in 2016 (Colmar, France and Dublin)
The New York Times, January 7, 2016

In Ireland, All Yeats, All Year
The New York Times, August 12, 2015

Down the Hobbit Hole in Switzerland
The New York Times, December 21, 2014

By Public Transit from Dublin: Hikes, Vistas and Seafood, All for a Song
The New York Times, December 16, 2014

Christmas in Dublin: Good Cheer and Great Deals
The New York Times, December 9, 2014

In Paris, a Playful Path Along The Seine
The New York Times, August 3, 2014

Hotel Review: Hotel O in Paris
The New York Times, June 30, 2013

In Milan, a Surge of Burger Spots
The New York Times, June 23, 2013

A 'New Louvre' North of Paris
The New York Times, May 8, 2013

Creativity Flows Along a Rugged River in Zurich
The New York Times, April 28, 2013

Boutique Wines Aloft
The New York Times, March 17, 2013

In Zurich, a Short Trip to Japan
The New York Times, February 17, 2013

Hotel Review: B2 Boutique Hotel + Spa in Zurich
The New York Times, January 6, 2013

Flights of Fancy, Indeed: French P�tissier Onboard
The New York Times, June 17, 2012

Basel's New Center for Design
The New York Times, June 3, 2012

In Zurich West, Feeding the Hip and the Hungry
The New York Times, January 15, 2012

In Spain, Creating a Back to the Land Experience
The New York Times, October 27, 2011

In Switzerland, Minimalism and Industrialism
The New York Times, June 9, 2011

At the Wash 'n' Chat, One Party's Not Smiling
The New York Times, December 3, 2006



Pop! A Corny Snack Goes Gourmet
The Wall Street Journal, April 5, 2013

Where's the Best Boeuf?
The Wall Street Journal, January 25, 2013

Really Milking It
The Wall Street Journal, January 11, 2013



Tasting the Salone del Gusto
The New York Times Style Magazine, October 25, 2010

Terra Madre Kicks Off in Turin
The New York Times Style Magazine, October 22, 2010




Zurich City Guide
Afar, January 2014



America's Best Road Trips
Food & Wine, November 2011

World's Top 10 Life-Changing Restaurants
Food & Wine, January 2010

What Chefs Know Best: 20 Lessons From the Pros
Food & Wine, July 2009

Cooking Club: 2.0
Food & Wine, November 2008

Eco-Ocean Awards
Food & Wine, August 2008

Chef Groupie's Dream Kitchen
Food & Wine, March 2008

Steve Corry: Secrets of a Resourceful Maine Chef
Food & Wine, March 2008

A Denim and Cocktail Guru's Mexican Fiesta
Food &s Wine, January 2008

What's Your Food Personality: Picky or Adventurous?
Food & Wine, August 2007

How to Eat Like a Locavore
Food & Wine, February 2007



America's Best Stadium Food
Travel + Leisure, June 2013

America's Most Beautiful College Campuses
Travel + Leisure, September 2011

America's Coolest City Parks
Travel + Leisure, April 2011

Coolest Hotel Lobbies
Travel + Leisure, February 2011



Hidden Man-made Wonders of the World
Budget Travel, March 2011



Food Trends of 2011
The Daily Beast, January 2011

Holiday Wine and Liquor Gift Guide
The Daily Beast, December 2010



Arugula for Everyone
Salon, September 2006