Mary Winston Nicklin

Mary Winston Nicklin

Based in Paris, Mary Winston Nicklin is a Contributing Editor for the magazine. An expert on France, she also travels widely beyond the Hexagon to sleuth out exciting new finds for the Questex Travel Group. She’s walked a remote portion of the Great Wall of China; overnighted in the world's biggest desert, the Empty Quarter; and toasted new vintages with wine-making monks on a Riviera island.

Stories by Mary Winston Nicklin

Trending Destinations: Portugal

With gorgeous scenery and a rich cultural heritage, this small European country is soaring in popularity among American travelers. From Douro wine to UNESCO World Heritage sites, here are the can't-miss highlights.
Harding Boutique Hotel, Sri Lanka

Surging Sri Lanka

The secret’s out about Sri Lanka. Since the 26-year civil war ended in 2009, the island south of India’s southernmost tip is quickly gaining ground as one of the globe’s most prized destinations.