Our Experts

Los Angeles Times Expeditions are guided by our experienced journalists and subject matter experts. Throughout each trip, our experts will give formal talks, offer impromptu Q&A sessions and share their knowledge of the people and places you encounter along the way.

Film critic for the Los Angeles Times and a regular contributor to NPR's "Fresh Air Weekend" and "FilmWeek."

Covers wine for the Los Angeles Times and is a senior contributor for Wine & Spirits Magazine.

Teaches architecture, urbanism and sustainability at the University of Virginia.

Nationally known humor columnist and editor for the Los Angeles Times.

James Beard Award-winning writer, Ellie Award nominee and a leading national voice on Latin American cuisines in America.

Egyptologist who was born and raised in Cairo.

Automobiles and motorcycles writer for the Los Angeles Times' Business section.

Travel editor for the Los Angeles Times.

Former literature director of the National Endowment for the Arts and a Los Angeles Times critic at large.

Los Angeles Times managing editor.

Los Angeles Times culture writer.

Los Angeles Times arts and entertainment editor

Former editor in chief of Gourmet magazine and current contributing editor to Town and Country magazine.

Chef & Co-owner Pizzeria, Osteria Mozza, Mozza2Go, Chi Spacca, Los Angeles

White House reporter based in the Los Angeles Times Washington, D.C., bureau.

Los Angeles Times film critic and National Public Radio's "Morning Edition" contributor.

Journalist, culinary tour expert and Mexican cookbook author.