San Diego Tips

15 Unique Things to Do in San Diego | Date Ideas or Activities with Friends

If you’re from San Diego or visiting, you probably have already gone to the San Diego Zoo or the multitude of beaches San Diego has to offer. Therefore, you are here looking for more unique things to do in San Diego. Whether it is for a unique date idea or for a birthday, or to… Continue reading 15 Unique Things to Do in San Diego | Date Ideas or Activities with Friends

San Diego Tips

The 10 Best Coffee Shops in San Diego to Study in

As a local San Diegan and UCSD alumni, I definitely have an opinion on the best coffee shops in San Diego. However, for a good study sesh, you need a coffee shop that is not noisy, packed, and has tons of outlets. Whether you need a spot to study in or work, or simply to… Continue reading The 10 Best Coffee Shops in San Diego to Study in

San Diego Tips

Best Tea Houses in San Diego

And I’m not talking about boba. Here are the best tea houses in San Diego! Let’s say you and the family are looking for a unique experience or want to know what to do in Old Town San Diego. Besides visiting the art shops or having the best Mexican food in San Diego, you can… Continue reading Best Tea Houses in San Diego

Barcelona Tips · How To's

How to Teach English in Spain & Go To Grad School

How to teach English in Spain? The Auxiliar de Conversación program through the Spanish Ministry of education was a great program for a first-timer like me. The experience brought me so many dreams I wanted for myself, like traveling to new places in Europe. I also made friends from around the world I hold dear… Continue reading How to Teach English in Spain & Go To Grad School

How To's

5 Tips to Learn a New Language Fluently

Learning a new language can be a slow process if you are not forced to speak through immersion in the place where it is spoken. If your language learning is solely for leisure, then the pressure to learn a new language on your own is low. Therefore, it takes determination to practice at home or… Continue reading 5 Tips to Learn a New Language Fluently

Health and Beauty

Alkaline Water 5 Benefits and Uses

Kangen machines connect to your tap and produce both alkaline water and acidic water. The benefits of drinking alkaline water range from better hydration, anti-aging, to cancer prevention. The acidic water, coined as “Beauty Water” can be used topically on the skin and hair. A combination of the two truly brings health and beauty inside… Continue reading Alkaline Water 5 Benefits and Uses

Barcelona Tips

What To See and Do in Barcelona For FREE

If visiting on a budget, you must know what to see and do in Barcelona for free. These are must sees whether you visit in spring or winter, and with kids! While doing my own exploring in Barcelona for a year, I finally learned the map of my favorite places and how to easily get… Continue reading What To See and Do in Barcelona For FREE

San Diego Tips

The 10 Best Acai Bowls in San Diego

This list of the Best Acai Bowls in San Diego is compiled of local favorites from Downtown to North County. Locals love these spots because they seem to hit the spot every time without fail. I’m all about diversity, so see the list of the 10 Best Acai Bowls in San Diego from Mexican fruterías… Continue reading The 10 Best Acai Bowls in San Diego

Travel Diary

Scratch Off Map (I recount my countries list and I WAS WRONG!)

My boyfriend got me a super cool scratch off map for our 2 year anniversary that he sent to my house since we are currently doing long-distance and he is still in Spain while I am back home in San Diego. I had only ever counted my the countries I had been to in my… Continue reading Scratch Off Map (I recount my countries list and I WAS WRONG!)

San Diego Tips · Travel Diary

American Tries Kamayan!

As the first video of my cultural series, I show a traditional type of eating for Filipinos done in San Diego, CA! To Filipinos, the practice of eating with your hands is called Kamayan, kamay meaning “hand”. I ask my father who grew up in the Philippines what he think the practice represents, and his answer is… Continue reading American Tries Kamayan!