Category: Lifestyle

LA City Guide: Best Luxury Boutique Hotel

Best Boutique Hotel in Los Angeles

So by now, you guys know that I love to travel. I truly believe: “Of all the books in the world, the best stories are found between pages of a passport.” However, it is not always possible to get on a plane, take off and see the world. That’s when I love a staycation at

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Travel Style: A Day in Santorini with Band of Gypsies

Travel Style in Santorini by Los Angeles Blogger

Santorini was on my travel bucket list forever and I’m so grateful I got to cross off. It’s one of most beautiful places I have seen and every view was breath taken. I was so taken in by this place that my stolen wallet didn’t get to me. I’m still not over this place. The most

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Travel Series: Neve Tzedek, Israel

Neve Tzedek is a neighborhood located in southwestern Tel Aviv, Israel. It is one of the oldest neighborhoods in Tel Aviv and its most beautiful and fashionable district. Also, this neighborhood is the artist hub of Tel Aviv filled with eclectic cafes, curated boutiques, and art galleries. While the rest of Tel Aviv is very

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Recipe Series: Raw Halva – Persian Superfood Dessert 

Raw Halva (Halva Sa’atwo) is a favorite dessert of mine, which is made of raw superfoods. It’s a healthy dessert or snack that is good for energy and stamina. It’s perfect after a vigorous workout or on the days that you need wings but don’t want the added sugar or caffeine. Traditionally, Persian Halva is made

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Travel Series: Travel Style in Gibraltar

Gibraltar Travel Style in Misa Los Angeles Dress

Gibraltar (map) is a British overseas territory on Spain’s south coast. If you don’t know where Gibraltar is, you’re not the only one. It’s a tax haven, so it always popped up on Banking Compliance reports at work and that’s why I was curious about it. I’m grateful that I finally got a chance to

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Travel Style – Tangier, Morocco

Travel Style in Morocco

Tangier, Morocco is called the “Gateway to Africa”. Locals tend to be fluent in French, Spanish, and Moroccan Arabic. Getting to Tangier from southern Spain is easy with ferries that leave out of Tarifa. What’s not easy? The Tarifa or the ferries do not have elevators, which means you have to carry your luggage up and

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Palace Hopping & Travel Style in Seville, Spain

PLAZA DE ESPAÑA

Like Cordoba, Seville is one of the larger cities in the region of Andalusia. It’s actually the capital of Andalusia, which is an ancient region located in the southern Spanish. Seville is well-known for flamingo dancers, Don Juan, and street singers. Seville, much like Cordoba, has not lost its old world charm. Our tour began at Plaza

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Old Judería in Cordoba, Spain​

Córdoba is one of the larger cities in the region of Andalusia located in the southern Spanish. Andalusia is an ancient region. Cordoba is rich with history. With a little imagination, it can take you back to medieval times.  The biggest attraction in Córdoba is Mezquita (mosque), which is the Cathedral and former the Great

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Love Suja – The Cali Juice Cleanse

So, it is not the first time that I went on a juice cleanse but it was the first time I tried Suja Juice. I go on juice cleanses not because they are popular or to lose weight. I do it because every once in a while, I need to remind myself to eat mindfully. I’m

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Bondi Harvest – Aussie-Inspired Beachy Cafe in Santa Monica

Bondi Harvest

So grateful I found this hidden cafe. Bondi Harvest is located in an industrial part of Santa Monica, where you don’t find that many restaurants. It was referred by a friend and we decided to go there for lunch. I absolutely fell in love with its Aussie beach vibe and the flavorful healthy food. “Born

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