MW_AlsaceMary Winston Nicklin is a writer based in Paris. A Harvard graduate, she has been published in a wide variety of media outlets, including Condé Nast TravelerAfar, RhapsodyHemispheres,, Cathay Pacific’s Discovery Magazine, Business Traveler Magazine, Luxury Travel Advisor, Travel Agent Magazine, WashingtonianOcean Home Magazine,,, Passion Magazine, Rendez-vous en France Magazine, HA+D, Women’s Adventure Magazine, Revue (the English-language magazine of Guatemala), The Piedmont Virginian, and France Today, where she currently serves as Web Editor. In addition, she was the founding editor of The Informed Traveler, a nationally-syndicated blog published by Five Star Alliance. The New York Times named it as one of the top blog resources for business travelers in 2008.