Fathom Questionnaire: Deborah Schoeneman
Hometown: Larchmont, New York.
Occupation: TV writer, Girls.
Favorite destinations: Montauk, Palm Springs, Big Sur, Malibu.
Dying to visit: Brazil.
Bizarre travel rituals: Harassing all friends who have been to the destination for lists of their favorite things.
In-flight relaxation regime: I fall asleep incredibly quickly no matter what I do!
Always in carry-on: Magazines.
Concierge or DIY? DIY.
See it all or take it easy? Both.
Drive or be driven? Both.
Travel hero: Julia Chaplin, my travel writer pal who coined the phrase "gypset" to describe the gypsy jetset, which is how she lives.
Weirdest thing seen on travels: A woman carrying a baby doll on the plane as if it were a baby.
Best hotel amenity: A big bathtub.
I dream about my meal at a ryokan near Tokyo.
Everywhere I go, I check out the beach.
When I arrive in a new place, I learn the lay of the land by getting lost.
I always bring home an accessory.
If I never return to Cancun, it'll be too soon because spring break.
I travel for the fun.