6 Benefits of Becoming Vegan


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If I have free will, why would I choose to be vegan and limit myself to only eating plants? A year and a half ago, if you told me I will become vegan, I’d laugh. I used to go to steak night and chicken wing nights when I lived in Shanghai, which wasn’t even that…

I Moved to Bali


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I moved to Bali on the last day of May 2019. Lots of changes happened to me during this time, which means that this blog is also shifting into something new – Something I wholeheartedly welcome! This is a brief summary of what’s going on in my life in the past 4 months. (May-August 2019)…

pai during the hot dry season

Visit Pai During The Hot Dry Season: A Mindful Travel Guide


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“You have to go to Pai!” Almost everyone who knew about my plans to travel to northern Thailand would say this to me. Health-conscious food, yoga, and meditation retreats – Pai is known to be a hippie paradise as some may describe. Maybe it was also because I visited Pai during the hot dry season,…

Chiang Mai Vegan & Vegetarian Food Guide


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Chiang Mai has become quite well known for its vegan & vegetarian food scene. I began my transition into eating mostly plant-based about 6 months ago, and someone gave me a mission to search for vegan food when I was in Chiang Mai, Thailand, so I spent a week doing so. Here are 12 vegetarian…

Design Your Own Bali Experience: Silver Jewelry Making Class in Ubud, Bali (Vlog)


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I love connecting with local artists and musicians when I travel, so when I traveled to Ubud, Bali, I booked a silver jewelry making class with Backstreet Academy. (I participated in the class in July 2018, so yes, this is a long overdue post, but that does not change the awesomeness of this experience!) Duration:…

DIY Indonesia 60-Day Tourist Visa Extension in Bali


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Bali is great if you want to find a place to chill and take care of yourself for some time, and Indonesia has a friendly free 30-day tourist visa for 140 nationalities in the world. I already knew that 30-day wouldn’t be enough for me as I totally fell in love with the island when…

How I Told My Family & Friends I’ve Quit My job To Travel


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Ever since I officially told my family and friends that I’ve quit my job to travel (First stop in Bali), I’ve been dealing with questions coming from different people every day. Talking about the unknown was all exciting in the beginning, but eventually, the conversations became exhausting. What are you going to do for two…