Let’s celebrate Friday with a virtual vacation. Kate has been exploring the food scene in London with Sakhr and Matthew as her guides. These videos are a sweet treat from her adventures in noshing. A Foodie’s Paradise in London on Travel with Kate Hungry yet? Oh, there’s more goodness to come… A Street Food Party in London on Travel with Kate Kate is an on-camera host, travel expert and … Continue reading London Food Guides on Travel with Kate
“Travel is more than the seeing of sights; it is a change that goes on, deep and permanent, in the ideas of living.” – Miriam Beard We’re inspired by the places we explore and the people that we meet there, and our guides feel the same way! Hannah, who organizes a Sunday Drawing by the Beach activity on Vayable shares her story about traveling to … Continue reading On Being Inspired by the World Around You
While on my trip to Asia last week, I was suddenly given the chance to visit Seoul, South Korea. I jumped on it and made my way out to Seoul from Tokyo for three days. As my plane from Tokyo approached the beaches of Incheon airport, all I could think about was General Douglas MacArthur’s landing at Incheon with UN troops back in September of … Continue reading A few days in Korea: South and North
Coming off the plane from Singapore to Tokyo, I found myself lost in an airport full of Japanese Kanji writing with no mention of an exit sign. It took me about 15 minutes to find the exit, but once I did, my friend Syu was waiting for me on the otherside. From here on out, the only difficulty I had was navigating the culture rather … Continue reading 4 days and 3 nights in Tokyo
I’m currently off the farm and in the tourist-ridden town of Manuel Antonio, where I suddenly found myself in some alternate version of America. We’re still working on the final details of the listings on Vayable (there will likely be four different options depending on how long you want to stay), but here’s the video I put together of my experience! Believe me, after being … Continue reading Finca Rio Perla Video!
Hey there, Vayablog followers, this is June checking in from the eco-farm in Costa Rica. I’m staying here for a week to volunteer, but you can visit the farm as a guest as well! Yesterday I took a bus through the cloud forests from San José, Costa Rica to Siquirres, a very small city. The farm is about 30 minutes away into the mountains through … Continue reading Out on the Farm in Costa Rica: An Introduction
Our ambassador of community, June Lin, will be embarking on a weeklong adventure staying with a local family and helping out on an all-natural, communal farm in Costa Rica. The farm is located in the Caribbean highlands, high up on the slope of the mountains and smack dab in the middle of the rainforest. This adventure will be a great opportunity to learn about using … Continue reading Reclaiming the magic of travel at Finca Rio Perla in Costa Rica
Grab a buddy, purchase swampland on a small island in Panama and get a few dozen of your closest friends to spend 1-3 months down there building you a house in exchange for room, board and an unforgettable experience in Central America. Why not?! My friends did! AND they will always be reminded of my hard work when they look at at that huge hole in … Continue reading A VAYAble Idea