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I Played Polo! (Spoiler Alert: I wasn’t good.)

October 26, 2017

Sports have never been my thing. I got cut from every team I tried out for in high school except for the debate team (Literally — soccer, lacrosse, basketball, field hockey and tennis), and can say with full confidence that I do

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#MyTravelDiary Sex/Love

So, Going On Remote Year As A Couple Didn’t Work Out (But it’s ok! I promise!)

October 12, 2017

“What’s Remote Year like as a couple?” was one of the first things people used to ask me when they found out that I was doing the program with my boyfriend. I didn’t know how to answer the question, because I

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The Complete Guide To Capri (No, I’m Not Talking About The Pants)

September 21, 2017

Is it just me, or does it seem like everyone spent the summer on the Amalfi Coast? For the last four months, my entire Instagram feed has been overwhelmed with photos of green-and-orange umbrellas, cute Italian-style bikinis and seafood pasta. Considering those

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How To Stay In Shape While Traveling

September 14, 2017

Since I recently wrote a post declaring my love to a pastry, I figured it was about time I share some of my tips for how I stay in shape while traveling full time. First things first: It’s not easy.

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Beauty Bulgaria

I Got Naked At A Bulgarian Hot Spring And My Skin Felt F-ing Amazing

September 12, 2017

Two new things I tried this week: Living in Bulgaria  Getting naked in a Bulgarian hot spring with a group of fellow remotes and some elderly Bulgarian women. First of all, Sofia (which is the capital of Bulgaria, for anyone

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City Guides Portugal

What To Eat, Drink And Do In Lisbon

September 11, 2017

Before my first trip to Portugal last year, Lisbon wasn’t exactly high on my bucket list. I didn’t know much about the city, other than the fact that it wasn’t Paris or Rome…. Two places where I was far more

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Asia Wellness

How Traveling In Asia Triggered My Eating Disorder (And What I Did To Deal With It)

September 5, 2017

The first time I went to Lot 10, Kuala Lumpur’s bustling indoor street food market, I had an anxiety attack. I wandered around the hundreds of stalls attempting to read the menus, which were all written in languages I couldn’t

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Traveling Has Made Me Totally Stop Wearing A Bra

September 4, 2017

“What is this, No Bra 2017?” James asks me every morning when I get dressed, sans bra. “WOO HOO!!!! NO BRA 2017!!!!!” I reply like I’m a 19-year-old on spring break and he’s hosting a wet T-shirt contest at Señor Frogs (#tbt). Much

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I Got an IUD For Travel And It’s The Best Decision I’ve Ever Made

September 2, 2017

When people talk about losing their virginity, the story usually starts out in the backseat of a Jetta or on a beer-stained basement couch, and ends with the phrase, “it was terrible.” My experience was nothing like that. I was 15 at the

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Beauty Iceland

I Hiked A Glacier In Iceland And Found The World’s Best Kept Skincare Secret

September 1, 2017

The most important thing I learned in Iceland is that Volcanic ash skincare is life changing. But let me back up. I have something kind of embarrassing to admit: When I got to Iceland, I was pretty confused about the difference

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