BY MACEAGON VOYCE Three young Indian men soliciting my travel companion Marios in Hindi at the Amber Fort in Jaipur. Language barriers are a daunting impediment to travel, and there’s ...
BY FABIOLA PEREZ As a little girl, my favorite place to travel to was not Hong Kong or Istanbul—it was the bookstore. It was a place where I could travel without leaving the country, where I could escape into a number of worlds in a matter of seconds. I’d always prefer the smell of a freshly […]
BY JERRY LEON For many prospective travelers, the thought of leaving home to explore the world is a dream that, far too often, goes unrealized. Concerns over safety, theft, or personal harm, can deter even the most ambitious person from embarking on a journey of a lifetime. Although these are questions that deserve your full […]
BY WENDY HUNG It’s that time of the week again, #FashionFriday! In honor of Earth Day coming up, I thought it’d be fun to dedicate an article to sustainability and one of the most overused words of the century: organic. Eco-friendly in fashion has been such a trendy buzzword during the last few years, I’ve admittedly grown numb […]
BY TEAM JST With more people arriving to SXSW festival each year, it’s clear that Austin has become the Silicon Valley of Texas. Even major airlines are taking notice. Virgin America, based in California, first introduced the service between two major innovation capitals – Austin and San Francisco – back in May 2013. This week, it […]
BY WENDY HUNG It’s no surprise that Amsterdam is many travelers’ favorite city to visit. But we all love it for wildly different reasons as Amsterdam is clearly a “high-ly” multifaceted destination. Art (Van Gogh, Rijksmuseum), gastronomy (blocks of Michelins stars), history (must stop by Anne Frank’s house), scenery (parks, canals, cathedrals…oh my), and awesomely unstoppable music. Did I mention that shopping […]
BY TEAM JST Bahamas‘ Innocence Island is up for grabs! Originally offered for $55M, the island will be auctioned on May 15th at Trump SoHo New York. The property will sell to the highest bidder at or above a $10M reserve. Located in the Bahamas’ exclusive Exuma chain of islands, Innocence Island features a spectacular residence, long stretches of beach, and 681 acres of […]