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16 08, 2019

Best Personal Alarm Keychain: The Chary 🚨

By | August 16th, 2019|Categories: US|Tags: , , , |

Solo travel is addicting, fun and liberating. As cliche as it sounds, these moments become defining points in your life. You get to learn about yourself and also meet people with different global perspectives. But traveling abroad, or even roaming around in your own neighborhood alone can come with danger risks. As females, we need to worry about [...]

3 06, 2019

Escaping to Moab Valley via E-Bike Tour Adventures

By | June 3rd, 2019|Categories: US|Tags: , , |

Biking tours are one of my favorite ways to explore a new destination. It allows you the flexibility, the freedom and the opportunity to cover distances while out in the open. Most especially when this new unique destination is out in the vast wilderness. With covering longer distances obviously comes with challenges, especially if you're [...]

24 04, 2019

Neococo Empowers & Employs Refugee Women

By | April 24th, 2019|Categories: Central America, India, Los Angeles, Middle East|Tags: , |

Late last year, I had the fateful opportunity to meet the lovely Amrita Thadani over some Rosé on a Friday Jazz night at LACMA. Amrita is the founder of an ethical, fair trade and locally branded clothing company which employs refugee women and women of domestic violence. Neococo was founded in Fall 2017 as a [...]

20 04, 2019

12 Savvy Finance Tips So You Can Travel More

By | April 20th, 2019|Categories: US|Tags: , |

Building "financial wealth" may be one of the most pondered about topics in the world. For some, it's an everlasting mystery tied in with a life of struggle. For others, it's an addicting and fascinating game. In this post, I share ideas on how to save money and build wealth with 12 savvy finance tips so [...]

27 03, 2019

Should Travel Bloggers “Get Political”?

By | March 27th, 2019|Categories: Cambodia, Cuba, Laos, Lebanon, Myanmar (Burma), Southeast Asia, US, Vietnam|Tags: , , |

Should Travel Bloggers "get political" on their Travel and Social Media posts? Should writers, influencers, celebrities, doctors or teachers? Frankly, I think this is a silly, even stupid question. To be candid, I'm not one that necessarily believes that there are no 'stupid questions' in life. But I'm here to answer why I think that [...]

20 03, 2019

Essential Packing Tips for Solo Women Travelers

By | March 20th, 2019|Categories: US|Tags: , , |

Essential Packing Tips for Solo Women Travelers Packing is an essential step for any trip, domestic or abroad. But when you’re going on a solo journey, it’s not enough to pack as you normally would for a weekend beach getaway. The smallest nuisances can magnify when you’re alone, and the last thing you want is [...]

16 03, 2019

Jai Jagat Tour Spreading Love from India to the US

By | March 16th, 2019|Categories: California, India, Los Angeles|Tags: , , , |

In January 2017, I spent 2 weeks learning about the non-profit work by Manav Sadhna in Ahmedabad, Gujarat State of India. The NGO, with it's base out of Gandhi's Ashram, is a support base for the underprivileged population in Ahmedabad. There is a large presence of their Seva (selfless work) in the 6+ slum neighborhoods throughout [...]

4 03, 2019

Stylish, Sporty Car for Travelers: 2020 Kia Soul

By | March 4th, 2019|Categories: Korea, Los Angeles, US|

I have been on a little high the past year not having any car payments since I turned in my car lease last June. And so I've been casually browsing options for the near future. Many millennials in America have abandoned the obsession of flashy, expensive cars as a waste. Surveys have shown that people [...]

21 02, 2019

LA Beer & World BBQ Festival

By | February 21st, 2019|Categories: Los Angeles|Tags: , , |

Food Lovers! Looking for what to do in LA this weekend? Gather your friends and family for some soulful, gastronomic adventures + beers and head to Downtown! Because I've got the perfect event for you. The Los Angeles Beer and World BBQ Festival is happening this Saturday from 11:30am-4:30pm at the Mandarin Plaza in Chinatown! As [...]

31 01, 2019

Totoyama Sushi & Ramen in Hollywood

By | January 31st, 2019|Categories: Los Angeles|Tags: |

Jumbo Scallop Sashimi Totoyama Sushi & Ramen is the latest and hottest restaurant to hit one of the most famous blocks in Hollywood. Since June 2018, this authentic Japanese restaurant has been drawing thousands of Japanese food lovers in to taste Chef Yukinari Yamamoto's creations. Chef has poured his passion and heart into his [...]