Moon Montréal & Québec City author Sacha Jackson first visited Québec City as an eighth-grader. Years later, she moved to Montréal with a high school diploma and a bad French accent. As a student, she learned the best way to get to know the city was on a bike, spending many nights touring the quiet, tree-lined streets down Mont-Royal. After college, she lived in London and Toronto before settling in Montréal. We asked her to share some insider knowledge of these two cities and she was happy to oblige.
Moon Kentucky author Theresa Dowell Blackinton knows the best way to experience the Bluegrass State. A born and bred Kentuckian, she drove more than 8,000 miles while researching her home state. Blackinton is also the author of Moon Take a Hike Washington DC.
Originally from Indiana, Scott Smith has lived in Nevada for 20-plus years, making him—by Las Vegas standards—a native. Smith is the author of Moon Nevada and enjoys exploring his adopted home state with his wife and four sons. Here he shares some insider secrets for making the most of Nevada.
Moon Pennsylvania author Anna Dubrovsky is a self-proclaimed victim of wanderlust—she's lived in more than a dozen cities on three continents, but keeps coming back to Pennsylvania. She currently lives in Pittsburgh, and was happy to share some insider secrets on the Keystone State.
Moon Buenos Aires author Wayne Bernhardson first visited Buenos Aires in 1981, and now owns an apartment near the Palermo Botanical Gardens. He spends four to five months in South America every year. Bernhardson is also the author of Moon Argentina, Moon Chile, and Moon Patagonia.
Moon Cusco & Machu Picchu authors Ross Wehner and Renée del Gaudio believe happiness is an open road, a borrowed jeep, and an entire country to explore. They spent ten months—and eight flat tires—zigzagging across the Andes to find the best travel experiences Peru has to offer. Here they share their insight into how to best experience Cusco & Machu Picchu.
Moon Florida Keys author Laura Martone knows the best way to experience the Florida Keys; she has been exploring these islands for decades. Over the years, she's embraced much of this isolated region between Miami and the Dry Tortugas, and she feels a definite kinship for Key West. Martone is also the author of Moon Michigan, Moon Baja RV Camping, and the upcoming Moon New Orleans.
Christopher P. Baker is an expert on Cuba. He's visited the country more than 30 times, met with Fidel Castro, and is personally acquainted with key Cuban figures. Baker’s experiences and understanding of Cuban history, politics, and U.S.-Cuba relations is infused into his book, Moon Cuba.
Moon Jamaica author Oliver Hill began his lasting relationship with Jamaica like many Americans—through the island’s music. A reggae fan from a young age, Hill has spent time living in Jamaica and experiencing it's sights and culture. We asked him to share some of his best Jamaica travel tips, and he was happy to help.