For this issue, we asked our contributors, “What’s the best thing you’ve ever brought home from your travels?” Click on the pictures for their answers and links to their websites.


Amy L. Herzog

I suppose there’s an answer in there somewhere about appreciation for others and a love of new experience... ...but my favorite travel memento is a colorful set of postcards of stylized cat drawings. I got them on my first trip to France, and framed them when I returned. They bring a smile to my face every day.