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Tenerife | Islas Canarias, España

— Take Me Back It is Day 42 of being in a city-wide lockdown in Karachi, Pakistan due to the coronavirus pandemic, and I’m reminiscing about my travels. How is it possible for everything to be so good and then suddenly turned upside down? This holiday to Tenerife was in December 2019, just 4 months ago, with my sister and her two most adorable kids. … Continue reading Tenerife | Islas Canarias, España

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The Land Down Under

— Sydney, Australia Looking back at my trip to Sydney last October, I feel fortunate to have had the opportunity to visit this spectacular country while its beauty remained. It’s truly upsetting to hear about the current bushfires that have ravaged large parts of the continent – where more than 15 million acres of land has been scorched, over 1,000 homes destroyed and half a … Continue reading The Land Down Under

Style | Summer In Seoul

Top three vacay looks. Denim on Denim Black button-down shirt with necktie, distressed + flared denim jeans, denim jacket, mom’s black slip-ons and embellished Gucci sunglasses. Red Bubblegum Cold-shoulder knit sweater with midi button-down skirt, Adidas sneakers and (unknown)  sunglasses. Citrus Zest Tie-front crop top with midi skirt, brown loafers, cheetah print clutch and gold accessories.   Continue reading Style | Summer In Seoul

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Seoul-Searching | Korea

— Seoul, South Korea A belated visual diary of my holiday in Seoul this June, a spectacular city with so much positive energy and tons to see, do, eat & enjoy! Would definitely revisit. Dining Significant Sights Gyeongbokgung Palace Local Temple Bukchon Hanok Village Starfield Library Shopping & Street Food 감사합니다, kamsahamnida, thank you Seoul! (Featured image by Saveliy Bobov via Unsplash) Continue reading Seoul-Searching | Korea

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A Deep-Dive Into Overtourism

Originally written & published for Luxiders Magazine, Print Magazine Edition #2, Berlin. In today’s digital age where cultural, religious and language barriers are crossed by international globetrotters – long gone are the days when traveling used to be considered a form of luxury, as it is now something more of a necessity. It’s become an escape for many on the search for personal growth and an … Continue reading A Deep-Dive Into Overtourism