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Martinique

A Swiss-Peruvian mutt, born and raised under the Californian sun. I love food #nomnom and traveling. I probably use too many hashtags in everyday life but my true talent lies in telling bad jokes - that people surprisingly laugh at. Follow the food I eat and places I see by following me on Instagram at: martinique89

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Why learn French

French is beautiful. It makes pastries like croissants and pain au chocolat sound like drops of heaven. It makes the m...

10 reasons why Dubai should be on your travel bucket list

As an Arabic proverb goes, “Who lives sees, but who travels sees more.” Traveling is an eye-opener. You taste new flav...

5 things to do in Shanghai on a budget

Nihao! Or should I say, hello! If you’re reading this, chances are you’re highlighting some tips in your Chinese trave...

How to document and share your travels

It’s hard when a dream trip comes to an end and you have to unpack, get used to routines and work again, and tell and ...

5 easy languages to learn

Learning a new language is no easy task. It calls for commitment, determination and motivation. But some languages are...

10 things to eat in Malta

Malta is way more than just a speck in the Mediterranean Sea – it’s a heavenly island full of beautiful beaches,...

Battle of the beach destinations: San Diego vs. Miami

When it comes to fun in the sun and toes dipped in the sand, San Diego in California and Miami in Florida should top a...

10 tips for making friends while traveling

Beside all the adventures and memories, meeting new people and making friends from around the world is what makes trav...

5 things we bet you didn’t know about Tokyo

Here are five things you may or may not have known about Tokyo, host to the 2020 Olympic Games and producer of some of...

15 things to eat in Australia

Australia reminds me a lot of California: sun-soaked beaches, easy-going people, and food that is as delicious as it i...

How to use Instagram to plan your next trip: 5 tips

We’re all familiar with Instagram. It’s a great way to share photos of how Starbucks misspelled your name, videos of y...

6 cities you need to see in 2017

We are well into 2017 and while you have probably abandoned your weight loss aspirations (I know I have), you can stil...