Become What You Believe: Week 1 with Oprah & Deepak

Week One of the 21-Day Meditation Experience, Become What You Believe by Oprah, Deepak and the Chopra Center has been worthwhile. I hope you enjoy the centering thoughts from Week One. Perhaps you will be inspired to share your story in my Gratitude Travel Writing Contest.   Day 1 @deepakchopra @oprah #meditation #whatdoyoubelieve “#belief is dynamic and … Continued

Beltane: Excerpt from Dublin Street

The following is an excerpt from my book: Dublin Street, about my university experiences in Edinburgh and London. I picked this particular section on Beltane because it evokes the unique character of Edinburgh and how a city adapts it’s historical traditions into the modern city fabric. Other city celebrations scattered throughout the year include Burn’s Night … Continued

A Little Taste of Bogota, Colombia

When Lisa Niver, Creator of We Said Go Travel, headed down to Bogota, Colombia, she may have been expecting some quality coffee and unique food, but she had no idea what deliciousness was in store for her! Paloquemao Market– The Paloquemao Market is more colorful than any grocery store could be. Rows and rows of colorful, fresh … Continued

Korean BBQ in Culver City? YES! @HanjipBBQ

Do you love Korean BBQ and travel to K-Town to find it? Now located in Culver City at 3829 Main street; find happening Hanjip from Chef Chris Oh and Restaurateur Stephane Bombet. Call your friends, fill a banquet table and get a reservation right away so you do not miss out! I ate there on Monday … Continued

Alaska — Land of Bears, Eagles and Leaping Whales

The humpback whale shot into the air a few feet off the side of the boat, so close I could see the barnacles on his nose, drops of water roll off his skin, and the hint of a smile on his face. The breaching whale marked the end of our recent ten-day visit to Alaska, … Continued

Are you Grateful & Interesting? #Adventure #travel

I have been reading Seth Godin‘s blog for years. His recent post, Are you Interesting?,  intrigued me: “Which means that being an interesting person is a choice. We can choose to show up, to care enough to contribute our humanity to the next interaction. It’s a choice, but a difficult one, because being interesting feels risky. People … Continued

Birthday Wish & Lisa on TV

Hello from Jerusalem. I am celebrating my birthday in Israel. I have a wish that you can make come true! Will you help me grow my YouTube channel? I want to get to 1000 subscribers and 400,000 views by the end of 2015. Right now I have 736 subscribers, 367,016 views and 387 videos. 36 is … Continued

48 Hours in Montreal: Top 8 Things to do, Via FlightHub

By Jess Marchand Montreal is home to both Anglophones and Francophones, the delightfully queer and the wonderfully straight, both old and new architecture, delicious cheap eats, intricate upscale meals, swanky clubs, laid-back bars, and so much more. If you’ve ever visited Montreal, you know a couple things for certain: They love to party, they love … Continued

Art Destinations of Bogota

Paris and Florence: art destinations. Sure. But Bogota, Colombia? Absolutely! Lisa Niver, founder of We Said Go Travel, was fascinated to discover so many artist hot spots in Bogota. Don’t miss these on your trip! Graffiti Street Art Tour– Graffiti art is allowed in Bogota and can be seen all over the city. Art Dealer … Continued

NYC: How to be a tourist in your own backyard

How to be a tourist in your own backyard In 2015, life is expensive. Your mortgage, your car, your school fees they all add up and not many of us are left with a lot at the end of the money to afford luxuries. For most, holidays are definitely a luxury and an expensive one … Continued

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