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Photo Highlights from Jamaica

It's hard not to go camera crazy in a place like Jamaica. Everything from the blue skies to the yellow and pink sunsets are just screaming to be photographed. I've narrowed down my favorite pictures to the eight shown in this post. For more wanderlust, make sure to check out my Jamaica Millennial Gu[...]

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    Israel Local Food Guide

    While in Israel, I tasted a good number of local dishes. The majority of these lunch plates are easily found at the local markets in Tel Aviv, Haifa, Jerusalem and other main cities. They are all affordable and a delicious way to experience Israel's colorful culture.Shakshuka - quickly becoming one of my favorite local foods, Shakshuka is made with poached eggs in a sauce comprised of tomatoes[...]
     
     

    Bohemian Shopping in Shanghai

    This is a Guest Post by Ali Dempsey of Global Basecamps.While living in Shanghai from 2002-2006, shopping was one of my favorite pastimes.  Even if you don’t buy anything, just wandering around the markets is a fun adventure and offers insight in the city’s culture.Since 2006, many markets have relocated and shops have shut down, however, in the fast paced city you can always count on find[...]

    Five Best Food Trucks in NYC

    This post is by Jessica Dante, one of our contributors. The summer of 2010 brought me to the city that never sleeps. After being offered a great internship at a small tech start-up, I packed up and moved into a teeny apartment in Gramercy with three friends. Once I deposited my first hefty paycheck, I started to explore the city the best way that I knew how to-- through its cuisine. The first th[...]

    Music Festivals in Australia

    This post is by Brendan Wan, one of our contributors. Australians love a good festival, particularly a music festival. It is a time and place where we can truly enjoy the simple things in life - dancing under the Australia sun, falling under the musical spell of rhythm and beats and relaxing with a cold thirst-quenching drink in your hand. There are over a hundred festivals in Australia occurring[...]

    Top Party Spots in NYC

    Navigating the New York City club scene isn't a leisurely walk in the park. It's more like a tipsy jaunt around lower Manhattan. When I first moved to the city, I was a 22 year-old recent graduate who spent my first summer living in student housing while searching for a job in the fashion & entertainment industries. After a few weeks of exploring the city on my own, I slowly started making fri[...]