Donna has worked in travel publishing for over two decades and spent the last 15 years on the road for Lonely Planet, Hardie Grant Travel, DK, the Telegraph UK and My Art Guides. Australian by birth, she is currently based in Sydney and occasionally Paris, but has also lived in Turin, New York, and rural Ireland. She adores the sea, the Alps, deserts, and history-rich cities. Art school trained, she loves writing about art and architecture, as well as food and wine.
Portugal is known for beaches, fado, and of course, Port. But that's just the beginning. Nomad Donna shares her favorite Portuguese wines, non-touristy Lisbon neighborhoods, and inland cities.
Austria is more than Hapsburg palaces and swanky ski resorts. Nomad Donna shares her insights on Vienna’s coolest neighborhoods, the best Austrian wines to try, the underrated city of Graz, and skiing where the locals do
Where there are crowds, pickpockets are waiting to rid you of your valuables. Don't be alarmed, be aware. Here's how to protect yourself from Italy's petty crims.
What are the most common scams happening in Italy? Here's how to avoid rip offs, con artists and scammers on your trip.