Traveling Au Natural

Follow these tips to keep your natural hair fly during your trip! When it comes to traveling, hair is just as important as prepping and packing for a trip.  Really, who wants to frolic on the beach in a cute bathing suit, but have jacked up hair?!  Even though natural hair on vacation can be […]

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Why We Travel

  One of the most introspective pieces on travel. This is a repost of the original article featured in Salon. By Pico Iyer ‘We travel, initially, to lose ourselves; and we travel, next, to find ourselves. We  travel to open our hearts and eyes and learn more about the world than our newspapers will accommodate. […]

Zim Ugochukwu

Cheap Hotels

  4-star resort in Angkor Wat, Cambodia: $50. 5-star resort in Agra, India: $60. 4-star treetop resort on Phi Phi Island, Thailand: $32. Secluded bungalows in Ubud, Bali: $35. Catch the trend, here? I scored all of these amazing deals by doing one thing, and one thing only. I traveled off season. Traveling off season […]

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Homemade Indian Chai

It was nearing the end of my year long voyage in India and I hadn’t yet conquered the art of making masala chai. While crashing at the home of friends, they began the very intricate process of teaching me to make what is, in my opinion, the most heartwarming drink on the planet. There are […]

Zim Ugochukwu

Recharge: Take a Think Week

A Think Week is a seven day stretch (or more, if you like) of seclusion to recharge your thinking and focus on personal development. It’s a time where you can reflect on your past and your future, read about new ideas and make changes accordingly. Every year, I charter into unchartered territory to take a week long […]

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Five Minutes in India

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