The best, must-try places to eat in the famous Rainbow Street-- a hipster enclave in Amman that is popular among the youth - local and tourist. This list includes vegan eats, healthy choices, traditional options, cheap eats and eco-friendly establishments, and also includes my tips for what (and what not) to order! Perfect for a vegan ramadan too!
My pick of the best (and worst) Acai bowls in Dubai -- all 100% vegan, plant based, low-fat, WSLF and sugar-free. If you are into healthy food and are looking for what to eat in Dubai, especially if you are vegetarian or vegan, definitely worth a read. The health/cafe scene is blossoming here and with that comes a whole host of beautiful, new establishments to try -- though some have not quite met my standard (yet). Check it out!
Our roadtrip to Fujairah, UAE + what I ate as a vegan, lunch on the beach, where to swim + historical sites. Fujairah is just a few hours drive from Dubai, and this weekend destination is like a whole different world! If you are wondering what to do in Fujairah or where to eat in Fujairah, or just about visiting Fujairah in general, this will be worth a read.
Blossom -- one of New York's most famous (and praised) Vegan/plant-based high end restaurants. But does it live up to the hype? Here are my tips for what to order (and what not to order) at Blossom, when to go, and if it's worth it. Definitely useful for any New York vegans, or anyone who is visiting new york and wants to know what to eat as a vegan in NYC.
How do you know if you're a citizen of the world? A digital nomad? A third culture kid? An international student? These are twenty of the trials, tribulations, blessings and beauties of those who grew up traveling the world. If you went to an international school, say, in Hong Kong, Dubai (eg Dubai College), Singapore, Kuala Lumpur - then you totally understand these international kid memes.
Eating meat is not a personal choice today. WARNING: The following facts will make you rethink everything you thought you knew about the world. SIDE EFFECTS: You may become a conscious, engaged & woke human being. Better health, more energy, increased sex drive, superior physical performance, better skin. Read at your own risk. Read if you are interested in why to go vegan, the science behind veganism, the meat industry impact on the environment and global warming, Cowspiracy, Earthlings, or why to go vegetarian/dairy-free.
A testimony written by a refugee himself, who assisted with medical services in 'the Jungle', Calais; Northern France's notorious refugee settlement, where he lived and suffered from abuse, police-brutality, violence and racism daily. Want to know what its like to be a refugee? If you care about refugee rights, discrimination, open borders, free movement and human rights in general, this is worth a read.
Wondering how to travel across Europe for cheap? On a budget? Eurostar has been operating for 20 years now. The trip just takes 2.5 hours. Ive reviewed the staff, the food (I ordered a VEGAN meal), the entertainment and my experience as a whole. This is useful if you are interested in learning how to stick to a vegan diet while traveling, how to be healthy while traveling, how to save money, how to be a digital nomad or even how to get to Paris from London.
Explaining the science behind metabolic damage and going vegan to lose weight. If you are sick of low carb diets, consider trying a high carb vegan diet made of whole foods (fruit, vegetables, legumes, smoothies and starches) to lose weight and gain lean muscle. It's totally possible to get a lean, fit body by eating a WSLF, oil-free, plant-based, dairy-free vegetarian diet.
As you might know from Freelee the Banana Girl, you can lose weight on a high carb vegan or raw vegan diet. But what are the effects of eating unripe fruit? Resistant starch is good, but too much unripe fruit will have harmful effects on your body, including indigestion / poor digestion, diarrhea, bloating, gas and water-retention. Follow these tips to thrive plant based, with a lean, fit body.
I'm Soraya. this is a vegan travel blog, promoting life as a conscious 21st century world citizen!
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