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Beauty

7 All-Natural Products That TSA Won’t Take From Your Carry On

April 19, 2017

This just in, in terrifying beauty news: Products with the word “natural” on their packaging may not necessarily be “safe” for your hair, skin or body. Since the laws in the US don’t require cosmetics to have FDA approval before

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City Guides Indonesia

72 Hours And A Whole Lotta Beaches In Bali

April 19, 2017

Bali has always been at the top of my list of places to visit, and on a free weekend while I was living in Kuala Lumpur, James and I booked a last minute three-day trip. His family is from Indonesia,

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#MyTravelDiary Vietnam

#MyTravelDiary: I Caught A Catfish With My Bare Hands On The Mekong Delta

April 14, 2017

I’ve never been what you would call “outdoorsy.” The last time I went on a hike I was 13 (and only because it was camp-mandated) and my friends took to calling me “Wilderness Barbie” while I tried not to get

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Travel Tips

What You Should Know About Taxis vs. Uber While Traveling

April 10, 2017

I’ve relied on Uber heavily since I’ve been abroad (“how would we survive here without Uber?” has been a constant refrain among my friends and I), and have noticed its absence in the places where it doesn’t exist, like Cambodia and

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#MyTravelDiary Australia

#MyTravelDiary: Thanks To Airbnb, You Can Surf With A Hot Australian Guy For $59

April 10, 2017

When in Australia, there are two things everyone should try: Surfing, and hanging out with a hot Australian local.Thanks to AirBnB experiences, I had the chance to try both for only $59…. And let me just say – Best. Money.

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Travel Tips

As It Turns Out, Ugly Crying On Airplanes Is Totally Normal

April 6, 2017

On a recent flight overseas, I started sobbing in the middle of Bad Mom’s. Not because it was the worst movie I’d ever seen, and I felt depressed that I’d wasted two hours of my life on it (though it was,

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Vietnam

Hotel Highlight: The Hotel Des Artes, Saigon

April 5, 2017

I was named after a character from the Woody Allen short story “Life Without Zoe.” In the movie, Zoe is the late-80’s version of Eloise, and lives in a luxury hotel in New York City. I used to watch the

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#MyTravelDiary Australia

#MyTravelDiary: Finding Myself On The Australian Coast

April 5, 2017

I’ve never really had a “bucket list,” mostly because adrenaline activities terrify me and I suck at planning ahead. But I suppose if you asked me the  #1 place I wanted to see before I died, I’d choose Australia. (Do most

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Culture Myanmar

Culture Shock: The One Legged Rowers Of Inle Lake

March 31, 2017

As a full time traveling remote worker (who also has lives with her boyfriend, calls her mom once a day, texts with her friends/siblings often, goes out all the time and waxes her entire body regularly) I  tend to make a

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Asia Beauty

I Shaved My Face In Asia And Am Completely Obsessed

March 31, 2017

I was once in a job interview with a Korean-American beauty director who asked me what I thought the next new “big” thing in beauty was going to be. “At-home dermaplaning, where you sort of shave your face with a razor,”

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