An Exploration of Boba

Seattle may be known for its coffee, but we have welcomed another caffeine kick in the Emerald City with a cult following: Boba Tea.  When I left my small hometown in Eastern Washington to live in Seattle, I landed in the midst of a city rich in culture and opportunities. Being something of a foodie … [Read more…]

The best hikes in Tasmania

Tasmania, the triangular chunk of land under the Australian continent, was once best known outside the country for being the home of the Tasmanian devil, a sharp-toothed marsupial that is much cuter than his Looney Toons depictions of old. But Tasmania also has some of the most diverse landscapes in Australia — including thundering waterfalls, … [Read more…]

The best mofongo in Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico’s rich blend of cultures influences the art, music, and cuisine on the island. Puerto Rico is where you’ll find many (many) Piña Coladas, and where you can visit a town with an identity tied to unusual ice cream flavors. And it doesn’t stop there. There are stories to be told across Puerto Rico’s … [Read more…]