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We are Luciana and James and this is our eco-friendly travel and lifestyle blog.
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Ordering special food during a long-haul flight does not always guarantee an acceptable meal, especially when you are vegan!
More often than not, a vegan diet is interpreted as boring and tasteless, therefore, being served a scrumptious vegan meal onboard is very unlikely. In order to avoid disappointment we pack our own vegan snacks for long-haul flights. Better safe than sorry… and hungry!
We heard our calling as promoters of eco-conscious travelling during a recent trip to Malaysia when we realised the extent of the environmental impact left behind by thousands of tourists.
We realised how imperative it is to contribute to the awareness of what is happening to our Mother Earth and how it is necessary to help change attitudes and mentalities in the attempt of reversing the harm that has already been caused.read more
When we found out about TBEX we knew immediately that it was imperative to participate in one of their events if we were to take travel blogging to a professional level.
We put it on our resolution list for 2017, booked our tickets in February and off we went to TBEX Ireland 2017, which took place in October in the town of Killarney. It was the best investment we could have made at this initial stage of our travel blogging journey.read more
We came across the organic skincare products from Flourish Organics products at a bed-and-breakfast in Ireland. The products had such a positive impact on our skin and hair that we decided to meet them.read more
The Salmon Leap Farmhouse Bed & Breakfast, in Glenflesk, Killarney, is the perfect place to experience Irish hospitality. This family owned, 300 year old farmhouse, situated only a 15 minutes drive southeast of Killarney city centre, has been run as a BnB by the O’Donoghue family since the sixties and to this day maintains its tradition and authenticity.read more
Here is a short story about how an Uber ride from Port Dickson to Kuala Lumpur, in Malaysia, ended up being the most cultural day we had in three months in the country.read more
It can be heartbreaking to go back to the places that have lived happily in our childhood memories only to discover how different they have become. Our short visit to Port Dickson, Malaysia, was a rude awakening for James.read more
After three months at Alamanda Villas Langkawi volunteering through the Workaway platform it was time to go home. At least for a while. We learned, shared, made friends and fell in love with the place and the people.read more
Sharing our packing list tips for tropical island vacation. Just watch out for the strong sun, big bugs and mosquitos. Have a fun vacation in the tropics. Happy travels!read more