How to Drink Kava with Locals in Hawaii

How to Drink Kava with Locals in Hawaii

I. Love. Markets.   I will wander doggedly into the darkest corners of a town if I see a “market this way,” sign. I run to it like a disobedient kid to an ice-cream truck… Except in my case it’s a hand-pies, or homemade lemonade, or something made out of hemp….I love you markets, don’t change! […]

NY Travel Fest 2015

NY Travel Fest 2015

I left NY as I often do, with a head full of inspiration and a fresh set of shin splints (walk much?). Though I usually find myself in New York for dance class and auditions, I also had another reason for wandering this sleepless city. I was exploring NYC this time from a travel-bloggers’ perspective. With the NY […]

How Not To Be A Cyclist

How Not To Be A Cyclist

Step One: Know nothing about road biking…seriously nothing. Zilch. Step Two: Have highly unrealistic expectations of your physical ability to bike long distances on uneven terrain. Step Three: (Attempt) to cycle 24 miles up and down the hills of Los Gatos at an ironman pace on a 20 year old bicycle. Step Four: Wake up the next […]

Wending around Lombok

Wending around Lombok

I am sitting in a blue restaurant overlooking Senggigi Beach on the Indonesian island of Lombok. The water is bright teal as it hits the sand, and a darker blue farther out in the ocean where fishermen bob around waiting for life at the end of their lines. Sitting at a small table as close to the sea […]