How to Tour Hong Kong in Style

I fell in love with Hong Kong like so many others: quick and effortless. It's funny how a few months in a city can completely change your perceptions. For whatever reason, Hong Kong was never a city I "needed" to see. Sure, it intrigued me but it wasn't a place I yearned to explore. Yet, as fate wou[...]

Traveling to Paris in Style

Paris is always a good idea. Despite the saddening attacks that took place in Paris earlier this month, I want to celebrate this beautiful city instead of fearing it. My hope is that this post inspires you to travel to Paris, whether it's now or in the near future. The Flight I may travel for a living but it's rarely as glamorous as it looks. In fact, the one time I flew business class on an int[...]

The Best Cities for the Art Connoisseur

One of my favorite ways to tour a new city is by delving into the art scene. For some cities, that might mean paying a visit (or two) to a famous museum while other destinations might take me to the street to view innovative graffiti and politically-driven murals. Fashion is also an art, as is music and I enjoy learning about these aspects just as much as I do traditional artwork. Here are ten cit[...]

Street Art Guide to Clarion Alley

As great as the weather is in the San Francisco Bay Area, I’ve been missing the street art that I got so used to seeing near my apartment in Bushwick, Brooklyn. With that in mind, I headed to the trendy Mission District for a stroll through the mural-packed Clarion Alley, located between Valencia and Mission Streets.The Clarion Alley Mural Project (CAMP) reminds me a little of the Bushwick[...]

The Best Street Art and Storefronts in Toronto

November started off with a bang in Paris where I celebrated my 28th birthday and the fun continued on to Toronto. I had the pleasure of speaking at an impressive fashion & beauty blogger conference called at SPARK Sessions about the Power of Google+. It was an amazing experience and one that both challenged and excited me and I'm looking forward to filling you all in on that a bit later. Stay[...]

New York Photojournalist Megan Snedden

Not only does Megan Snedden have an awesome first name, but she's one of the most inspirational people I've met here in New York...and that's saying something. I recently took a photography workshop she was teaching and learned not only how to take better pictures, but I learned more about Megan as a person. Read below for her full story.Megan, when did you first discover your love for trave[...]