Day 1 Highlights from India Beach Fashion Week 2017 Summer Surprise

A week of sun, sand, and style in Goa? Who could ask for more? For those who aren’t aware of the greatness that is India Beach Fashion Week, the 3-day event is one of Asia’s most loved and most inspiring festival dedicated to showcasing the best in beach and resort wear. This year, it was…

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Get Holi-Ready in 5 Simple Steps!

Happy Holi! For those who don’t know about this Hindu spring festival, Holi – also known as “festival of colours” – signifies the victory of good over evil, and is also a festival for forgiveness and new beginnings. It’s a national holiday celebrated with family and friends by throwing colours at one another. So basically,…

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Your Ultimate Guide to Goa

 G. O. A. Three little letters. Loads of fun. I’ve spent the past week in Goa – India’s number one beach haven. Since Goa is such a sought-after getaway destination, I figured I would create a guide for those looking to maximize their time in this beautiful Indian state stretching along the Arabian Sea. ○○○ Places…

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Exclusive Interview with Fashion Designer Fahd Khatri at LFW S/R 2017

Day 4 of Lakme Fashion Week was a blur, but that doesn’t mean it wasn’t memorable. In fact, one of the most impactful moments that day was the story and execution behind Fahd Khatri’s “Tim-Bak-Too” collection, showcased at the 6Degree Studio. Inspired by the lines and movement of sand dunes in the Sahara desert, this collection…

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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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