Hanging out with Jess back in NYC

An Unusual Celebration: Notes On Losing A Friend (And Keeping Their Memory Alive)

“No distance of place or lapse of time can lessen the friendship of those who are thoroughly persuaded of each other’s worth.” – Robert Southey, English author and poet Tonight, I went to a birthday party. While that may not sound like something worth declaring this wasn’t just any birthday […]

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Downtown Montreal. Photo courtesy of bryanscott.

Solo Travel, Local Culture And Going Beyond The Guidebook In Montreal, Canada

Looking to travel to Montreal, Canada? Montreal native and editor of Moi, messouliers Jennifer Doré Dallas shares her local knowledge of the city with advice and recommendations below on how to travel on a budget, solo and beyond the guidebook through this fascinating destination. 1. For a beyond the guidebook experience, […]

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Beer & Buns Platter

Discover New York: Quirky Burgers Inspired By Global Cultures At Beer & Buns

In March 2014, The Court, a St Giles Premier Hotel, unveiled possibly New York City’s most interesting burger joint: Beer & Buns (B&B). Forget beef patties with lettuce, tomato and pickles, as these burgers are made with a variety of proteins, ingredients and accompaniments inspired by other culinary cultures, mainly […]

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New York City. Photo courtesy of Rishad Daroowala.

Cheap Travel: New York City On Less Than $25 Per Day

Looking to travel New York on an extreme budget? I’m here to help. A New York native currently living in Brooklyn, I live my life on a shoestring while still enjoying what the city has to offer. TIP: Looking for an NYC tour guide? You can read about my experience […]

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Locals at a Vietnam market. Photo courtesy of Lucas Jans.

Solo Travel, Local Culture And Going Beyond The Guidebook In Vietnam

Looking to travel to Vietnam? Vietnam expert and travel blogger of Discount Travel Blogger, Lyndsay Cabildo, shares her knowledge of the country, based on an 18-month backpacking trip through Southeast Asia in 2008 that led to her falling in love with Vietnam — especially how affordable it was — and […]

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