7 Vegan-Friendly Cities Everyone Should Visit

Reading Time: 6 minutes Veganism is becoming a highly popular lifestyle for health and ethical reasons. This rings true in the travel sphere, as well. Now, it is common than ever before for travelers to choose vegan-friendly cities over other destinations for their food options alone. As a vegan of over six years, I absolutely love visiting local vegan …

Vegan Amsterdam: Top 5 Vegan and Veg-Friendly Spots

Reading Time: 5 minutes I’ve been to several cities in Europe, and the vegan scenes never disappoint. Safe to say, I had high expectations for vegan Amsterdam. My expectations were exceeded. Here are the top 5 dishes I ate from vegan and veg-friendly restaurants (ie. restaurants that serve animal products but also have clearly marked vegan dishes) in Amsterdam, …

Traveling While Vegan: Am I Missing Out?

Reading Time: 4 minutes Ah, the million-dollar question. And when I say that, I mean I’d probably be a millionaire if I had a dollar for every time someone asked me this. I’ve been discouraged from following my vegan lifestyle in my travels by friends, family, host families, study abroad programs, and even jobs. Maybe you’ve experienced the same. …

My Favorite Ukrainian Recipes with a Vegan Twist

Reading Time: 3 minutes Before I left the U.S. for Peace Corps, many people that I told about my upcoming stint in Ukraine responded with concern for how the food would taste. I entered Peace Corps interested in what foods would be offered to me, but also cautious because of my assortment of allergies and dietary restrictions. Oh, do …