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Confession: I Think Marriage is UNDERrated!

It’s shaadi (wedding) season in India! Amidst the frivolous events showcasing saris and lehengas, lively dance performances, and tear-jerking vows of “forever”, I’ve been thinking about romantic relationships a lot lately. The truth is, I think marriage is underrated.  Pause. I know what you’re thinking. Such a statement coming from the same girl who made “catch flights, not feelings” a daily…

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Lulu Meets The Girl in Sky High Heels

Happy holidays! 2016 has been filled with triumphs and tribulations. Hands down one of the most prominent struggles I’ve had to endure this year is spending my first Christmas away from home. Being from a Filipino household that throws the Christmas lights up in September and takes them down around March (we’re so extra), it…

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“My Husband is on His Way” and Other Lies I’ve Told as a Solo Female Traveler

I can 100% guarantee that the ladies reading this post have experienced unsolicited physical contact and gazes while out and about at least once in their lives – whether they were in a foreign country or not. And I’m sure we can all agree that the fear of being kidnapped, raped, beaten, and other frightening, unimaginable experiences…

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The DO’s and DONT’s of Being an Expat!

There are tons of ways you can travel! You can do a student exchange program, volunteer in a developing community, backpack independently, or you can become an expat – just like me. You may be wondering … What is an expat exactly? An expat (short for “expatriate”) is someone who resides in another country outside of their…

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Alberta By Night (Astro Photos So Pretty It Hurts!)

Confession: I’m afraid of the dark. Well, I’m not afraid of the dark per se, I’m afraid of what could possibly lie in it. Maybe I’ve watched one too many horror movies, or I haven’t quite grown out of my diaper days and still have an overactive imagination. Whatever it is that makes me uncomfortable with…

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Warning: Rattlesnakes in the Area!

When most people think of “Alberta”, images of picturesque mountain lakes, refreshing waterfalls, and striking prairie sunsets naturally pop into their minds. (Meanwhile, people who haven’t been to Canada simply believe the entire country is an Arctic tundra, but I digress.) The beauty of the Albertan badlands shouldn’t go unnoticed. After a day of exploring Dinosaur Provincial Park, a…

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