Wanderlust Wishlist: Eastern Europe Edition

Wanderlust Wishlist: Eastern Europe Edition

When I travelled to Europe after graduating college, I was fixated on typical touristy travel destinations like Paris, Milan, and London (actually I was probably just fixated on fashion capitals). But I could have saved a lot of money in the other parts of Europe: Eastern Europe and Central Europe. This part of the world has a huge audience right now with the Olympics going on in Sochi, but I’ve been reading up on some other parts of Eastern Europe worth a visit… Continue Reading…

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10 Things to Do in NYC When It’s Snowing & Freezing

10 Things to Do in NYC When It’s Snowing & Freezing

Everyone I’ve talked to feels the same way: this is the winter that never ends. In my four winters in NYC, I’ve never seen this much snow (or worn snow boots for so many days in a row – yuck). So what’s a New Yorker, or visitor from out of town, to do during this less-than-ideal freezing weather? Indoor activities, of course. Continue Reading…

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What to Wear In…. Casablanca, Morocco

What to Wear In…. Casablanca, Morocco

I’ve already covered what to wear in Morocco, but Casablanca deserves a post all its own. Why? Because it’s a VERY westernized city that is still also very Moroccan.

Here are my tips for packing and lists for what to wear in Casablanca in any season. Continue Reading…

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What to see in Casablanca: Mosque Hassan II

What to see in Casablanca: Mosque Hassan II

Casablanca was a strange city for me both times I visited. It’s almost stuck in the past, filled with old, decaying buildings and crumbling infrastructure. But at the same time, it’s modern: there’s a new tram and trendy restaurants inspired by New York are popping up. It’s the industrial center of Morocco, and home to many expats employed by international companies. Continue Reading…

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Healthy Airplane Food: You Can Now Eat a Quinoa Avocado Veggie Wrap at 30,000 Feet

Healthy Airplane Food: You Can Now Eat a Quinoa Avocado Veggie Wrap at 30,000 Feet

When I say plane food, you say “yuck,” right? Maybe not for much longer.  Continue Reading…

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