• Lifestyle,  Travel

    I’m moving to Madrid!

    When I visited Spain two years ago, I was captivated by it. It felt natural, it felt comfortable, it felt like home to me. I had never experienced this feeling while traveling before, and no matter how much I’ve loved a destination, I haven’t felt it since. I feel like some part of me knew that I’d end up back in Spain, I mean, just look at that cryptic-ass caption I wrote on the photo above—“Until we meet again…”—with a target emoji and everything?! It’s like my soul knew then that Madrid was the bullseye. But why would I give up my entire life in Southern California, which is basically…

  • Travel

    Denmark the Spring! …Almost

    The idea for my trip to Copenhagen came about the way a lot of ideas for trips do: in a bar over the third pitcher of beer. But somehow, clumsily, the next day I found myself actually booking a ticket, and researching the weather in Copenhagen in March. We were out celebrating my friend’s birthday, and she happily told me that she found an excellent deal on a direct flight from Los Angeles to CPH—something in the realm of $300 round trip. For me, someone with the heart of a vagabond but the wallet of a college freshman, that seemed too good to be true. My friend said she had…