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Mid-Autumn Festival and Mooncakes

Next week in Shanghai, and all around China, they will be celebrating the Mid-Autumn Festival Holiday. This is the second most important festival in China, after the Chinese New Year. The traditional way to celebrate the holiday includes spending time with family, cooking large meals, and admiring the moon. And the traditional food of the Mid-Autumn […]

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Phuket, Thailand – Santhiya Koh Yao Yai

When it comes to vacationing in Thailand, it can be  overwhelming trying to choose a place to spend your holiday. But there is a resort in Phuket that I absolutely love…Santhiya Koh Yao Yai Resort & Spa. This resort is in one word, “beautiful” (was my second choice for my Thailand wedding) and I highly […]

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BEST VACATION EVER – MALDIVES

I looked at the calendar and realized that in EXACTLY TWO WEEKS I’ll be back in the Maldives. So this post is a perfect time to reflect on my past BEST VACATION EVER! Hideaway Beach Resort & Spa This was going to be our first trip to the Maldives, and we wanted it to be […]

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My Top 5 Packing Tips – Maldives

After vacationing in the Maldives, I came up with 5 MUST HAVES when traveling to the Maldives (or really any vacation destination where the main goal is just relaxing in the sun!)     1. Swimsuits (plenty!)… The only thing I wore all day/everyday! No other clothing is needed, except when traveling to and from the […]

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