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Mother’s Day Gift Guide: Travel Edition

Growing up, my family would take at least one international trip a year (most of them back home to Taiwan). I always knew my mom loved to travel, but it wasn’t until 2017, when I had my first mo…

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5 Day New England Fall Road Trip Itinerary

I still remember the rows of reds, oranges, and yellows lining the highway as my family and I drove up the I-84 last fall. I had just moved to New York City two months prior and was already in awe wit…

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Travel Bucket List for Coffee Lovers

When I started this blog, I wanted to incorporate something besides travel to make it more interesting. I quickly thought of coffee as that element. Not only do I drink a lot of coffee, I also enjoy f…

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9 Unique Things to Do in Los Angeles

Note: this post contains affiliate links Los Angeles is suchhhh a big city and there’s so much to explore. After paying my probably tenth (!!) visit there this past week, I’ve narrowed it …

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Flushing Food Tour: 1 Day Self-Guided Itinerary

If you’re visiting New York and looking for good Chinese food, look no further than Flushing. Taking a 1-Day Flushing Food Tour is one of the best things you can do while visiting New York City.…

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10 Incredible Things to Do in Puerto Rico

Updated: Apr 10th, 2022 Note: This post contains affiliate links If you’re looking for a travel destination that offers the perfect mix of beaches, coffee, architecture, and nature, you’ve…

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Best Bagels in Uptown NYC

I was never a bagel gal until I moved to NYC. The bagels here taste different, they really do!! After doing some research, I found out that it has something to do with New York tap water being very so…

13 Essentials to Pack for Skiing

Please note: This post contains affiliate links. If there’s anything I’ve learned from past ski trips, it’s that Uniqlo is the best place to shop for lightweight cold weather basics!…

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Best New York City 3-Day Itinerary

New York City gets tens of millions of tourists every year. Even with the pandemic, 22.3 million people paid visit to New York City in 2020. There are so many things to do in New York City, and if you…

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