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Where Can You Find Passionate Flamenco in Madrid?

While it’s usually southern Spain that gets the glory for flamenco, Madrid has several great places to catch a live and heart-pounding performance of the dance that brings all the bravado of a bullfight with none of the gore. One of the best places to see — and really, feel — flamenco in Madrid is…


The Ultimate Guide to Langkawi, Malaysia

I can’t even begin to tell you how much I love the sleepy island of Langkawi. Actually, I can — brace yourselves, this is a long read which encompasses everything from scoring vegan food, transport, lodging, and the sights and sounds of Langkawi. First Things First : Slow Down, Way Down Having come from Koh…

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Eating Vegan In Madrid

In a city where ham is an acceptable form of ceiling it might be incredibly challenging to keep a vegan or even vegetarian diet in Madrid. Where’s one to turn when Museo del Jamon is on every street corner? Eat at Rayen Vegano Rayen Vegano is simply adorable. The decor is welcoming and humble, the…

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Keeping it Weird in Austin: Hipmunk City Love

The motto “Keep Austin Weird” speaks volumes about the city. This is a place where you can (figuratively) kick off your shoes and feel right at home. These are your tips for feeling like a local in no time. You Have To Go To Hole in the Wall Did you know Austin is known as…

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