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Go West, Young Woman, Go West!!!!!!

MadinetZayed3 Go West, young woman, go West!!! The Western region of Abu Dhabi is probably one of the lesser celebrated regions of the United Arab Emirates.  Most first time visitors to the UAE, want to experience the glitz and glamour and the frenzied pace of it’s big sister cities, Dubai and Abu Dhabi.  Yet, when you want to escape the chaos inherent of “big city” life and when you really want to become Read more »

Travel Reflection: Hostelle Amsterdam Review

hostelle amsterdam2 By Nicole Brewer You read the name right. That’s “Hostelle“, which upon reading their review over a year ago I decided that last summer I’d have to stay at this adorable hostel located in the Biljmer area or better known as the Black Amsterdam region.  Hostelle is a woman only hostel that was started by the first Black woman to own a residence of its kind in the area.  It is the first Read more »

St. Vincent Uncovered

St Vincent image I'm still surprised when I see tourists skipping St Vincent in favor of the pristine white beaches and 5 star hotels in the Grenadines. The Grenadines have a lot to offer to be sure --- I mean who wouldn't want to sit around with Mick Jagger, sipping bottles of ice-cold Guinness on Mustique? Overlooking St. Vincent however, is a mistake. The island is the epitome of rugged abundance, an eco-tourist's Read more »

The Adventures (or Misadventures) of Traveling Hair

travel hair  Whether I am traveling to Madrid, Belize or Vegas, there is something that I am consumed with every time I travel. I mean EVERY. TIME. That thing is...HAIR. One thing you have to understand about me is that I loathe doing my hair, especially while on vacation. I usually leave my hair to the professionals most of the time because...hey...they are professionals!  Since I cannot yet afford to have Read more »


Nya-Photo-229x300  Nya is a Brooklynite with a Bachelor’s degree in Television, Radio and Film from Syracuse University and a Master’s degree in Advertising from Bond University. She has traveled to Australia, New Zealand, China, Cambodia, Malaysia, India, France and several islands of the Caribbean. Nya’s goal is to visit each of the Ancient, Modern and Natural Wonders of the World. She is equally passionate Read more »