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Adventures in Monterey, CA

When you live in Northern California, you find ways to keep yourself entertained which often leads to random road trips, last minute planning, hiking excursions and adventurous areas to explore.  Living in Sacramento, we often leave for the beach and a few of our favorite places include Santa Cruz, San Francisco, Monterey Bay and Bodega Bay.… Continue reading Adventures in Monterey, CA

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A Girl’s Clothing Guide to Packing for Humid Climates in Southeast Asia

I have traveled to many countries and states that have humid climates and the worst thing about humid climates is feeling dirty and sweaty as soon as you step out of the shower.  I have always felt unprepared or more exhausted and hot when I have traveled with clothing that didn’t really work for my… Continue reading A Girl’s Clothing Guide to Packing for Humid Climates in Southeast Asia

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Swimming with Whale Sharks in Oslob

Swimming with whale sharks was such a surreal experience. It was scary as hell but so exciting to be next to these sweet animals. It was scary because their mouths are huge and when they got close, you think you would get sucked in with the amount of water and food they suck in.

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Holidays in the Philippines

This will be the third year that I have spent Christmas and New Years in the Philippines.  Christmas in the Philippines is very much different than Christmas back in the states or even with my family in Korea.  Now that I think about it, I think I have had more Christmas and New Year’s in… Continue reading Holidays in the Philippines

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Ways to Stay Entertained in Flights

So you are going on a flight and you realize you have to spend anywhere from 3-19 hours to spend on an airplane.  Often times international flights provide you with some form of entertainment, however, some airlines do charge you for their in-flight entertainment and you may be better off bringing your own.  With domestic… Continue reading Ways to Stay Entertained in Flights

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How to conquer jet lag like a PRO

After being on 20+ international flights and being on a tight schedule for travel, it has always been important for me to quickly get over a lay over.  Sometimes it can be mind over matter, sometimes it is making sure you put yourself on a sleep schedule and sometimes it is having the right essentials to get… Continue reading How to conquer jet lag like a PRO

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How an ipsy subscription can be beneficial to travelers

So for those of you do not know what an ipsy subscription is, it is a beauty product subscription that is only about $10 a month.  Ipsy provides you with sample deluxe to full size of makeup and skincare products.  For those of you who have an ipsy subscription or are considering getting an ipsy subscription, let… Continue reading How an ipsy subscription can be beneficial to travelers