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25 02, 2017

Biking Catalina’s Hillside to Avalon

By | February 25th, 2017|Categories: California, Catalina Island|Tags: , , |

Catalina Island is a stretch of 22 miles off the coast of California that is a relaxing place to getaway for a few days. Either for pure relaxation, family-fun, romantic weekend or an adventure-filled trip. Just an hour boat ride which you can catch from the Long Beach, San Pedro or Dana Point port via Catalina Express. [...]

27 12, 2016

A Decade in Business & Travel

By | December 27th, 2016|Categories: Colombia, Denmark, Dharma Bum, Dominican Republic, Holland, Jordan, Los Angeles, Morocco, Sri Lanka|Tags: , , , |

2016 has been an intrepid year in Travel Adventures. Flight prices were incredibly inexpensive and credit card points made it much more accessible to book travel. I hope this post inspires you to book a few trips in 2017! Travel as I've mentioned time and time again, does not need to be expensive. It can be [...]

23 09, 2016

Classic Burger: Hamburger Hamlet

By | September 23rd, 2016|Categories: Los Angeles|Tags: , , |

Los Angeles never disappoints when you want a good meal. In fact, it's my favorite city in America for the best food in all categories. We could find virtually anything that our heart desires, and in an instant. But to find quality, we must dig a bit deeper. I'm a huge burger lover and am always [...]

28 07, 2016

Q Sushi in Downtown LA

By | July 28th, 2016|Categories: Asia, Los Angeles|Tags: , |

Japan has long been known to have some of the finest dining experiences and quality food in the world. It seems that in many things they do, surpasses that of many other countries including their technological advances, infrastructure, economy, government, their cuisine and more. Scientists and researchers have found that in Okinawa, an island off the [...]

21 04, 2016

World of Children Award

By | April 21st, 2016|Categories: Los Angeles|Tags: |

World of Children Award improves the lives of vulnerable children by funding and elevating the most effective change-makers for children worldwide.  World of Children Award On April 12, the World of Children Award, an organization dedicated to setting the gold standard in child advocacy, hosted its annual 2016 Alumni Honors event emceed by Brooke Burke-Charvet [...]

8 12, 2015

Outdoor Adventures in Conejo Valley

By | December 8th, 2015|Categories: Conejo Valley|Tags: , , , , |

Los Angeles is a beautiful place to live in, especially for those that enjoy a Healthy Lifestyle. It seems you can find virtually everything you need from good hikes, good food, the best Yoga, Pilates, Barre, Gyms, Crossfit studios that one would ever seek. But one important aspect that LA lacks, is the lack of outdoor [...]

26 10, 2015

Are you Human Kinda?

By | October 26th, 2015|Categories: Los Angeles, US|Tags: , |

Tonight, I'd like to share with you my fellow Earthlings, "Human Kinda", an introspective look at our busy lives in the 21st century, especially when it comes to Americans and stress. Enjoy this 15-minute short-film presented by Jetblue. I feel this anxiousness every waking moment of my days. Even during my sleep my mind is stressing over [...]

8 09, 2015

Masood Ali Khan at Bhakti Fest

By | September 8th, 2015|Categories: California, Los Angeles|Tags: , , |

The 7th annual Bhakti Festival will be coming up this weekend on September 9-14 at the Joshua Tree Retreat Center in Southern California. A weekend filled with live Sacred Music, Yoga, Workshops, Healthy Food Choices all in a Sober Environment, out in the beautiful mystical desert, for those on the path of spiritual enlightenment and earthly empowerment, [...]

5 05, 2015

Room to Read Spring Benefit 5/6!

By | May 5th, 2015|Categories: Africa, Asia, Bangladesh, Cambodia, India, Laos, Los Angeles, SE Asia, Sri Lanka, Tanzania|Tags: , , , , |

 “If every child received an education, 171 million people would be lifted out of poverty.” Room to Read Gala ROOM TO READ's 5th Annual SPRING BENEFIT is happening tomorrow at a Private Estate in Beverly Hills! Last chance to purchase tickets to this fun & charitable fundraising event that goes towards building schools and [...]

2 12, 2014

Noodletown: “Koreatown LA”

By | December 2nd, 2014|Categories: Los Angeles|Tags: , , , , , , |

"Noodletown" is a show I write & co-host all about Food, Culture & Neighborhood in Asian Neighborhoods throughout the United States. On our 7th episode, my co-host Jim Park & I visit Koreatown, Los Angeles. This is our most informative and best episode to date. We arrive conveniently via Metro Station stop at Western & Wilshire. [...]