A Love Letter To Valencia

When people think of Catalonia, their minds immediately wonder to the cosmopolitan beach city of Barcelona. As much as I also love Barcelona, having been many times, my true love lies with the charming city of Valencia. Unassuming and understated. A juxtaposition of pristine pink architecture and  gritty wall paint. The place that inspired my ongoing romance with travel and for that, I write this love letter to you. My Valencia.

Hanoi – Winter travel tips.

So, you chose the winter season to visit Hanoi? Maybe you didn’t read the weather forecast, or maybe you’re just a sadist. Whichever it is, you’ll find here my tips for visiting Hanoi in winter. Despite my disdain for grey weather, it does allow you to move about the city comfortably without feeling like you need air conditioning on you constantly. Hanoi is a bustling and fun city no matter the weather, there will always be plenty to do and see.

Korean inspired 10 Step Skincare Routine

I’ve always loved and respected the wonders of skin care. Ever since turning 13, like most teenagers, my skin became a constant problem all the way up into my early 20’s. By now you may have heard of the 10 step Korean skincare routine. I felt living in Hanoi made my skin a little dull, so in pursuit of that ‘Glass skin’ look, I’d seen on so many beauty K Pop artists I decided to try the 10 steps out. After researching the ingredients, I realised I could still use my Western products and just fill in the gaps where needed. I’ve been sticking to this routine for a month now and the results are pretty amazing.