Blog

Staycation goals for the last two months of 2020

Staycation goals for the last two months of 2020

By Tina Chau Oct 29, 2020

And just like that, 2020 is almost over. Many of us are still grappling with the life-altering experiences we've had in the past months. It's hard to say for sure what the remaining months would be like. Not to mention what's in store for us next year. But we've come a long way from what seemed like a long and trying year. We still have two months left before we welcome a new year so we're looking forward to making the most of them.


Vegtravelbuddies’ Interview with Stefanie and Kristof of Sans Saucis

Vegtravelbuddies’ Interview with Stefanie and Kristof of Sans Saucis

By Tina Chau Oct 27, 2020

Stefanie and Kristof live in Belgium and share a passion for vegan food and travel. Together, they run Sans Saucis, a website that features not just their travel stories and experiences on the road but also vegan food spots as well as plant-based recipes among others. In this interview, we delve into their thoughts on traveling before and after COVID-19 and everything in between. Scroll down to read the full interview. Have fun and stay safe, everyone!


Fall in New York: 6 of the Best Things to See and Do

Fall in New York: 6 of the Best Things to See and Do

By Tina Chau Sep 22, 2020

Every season has its unique charms. But there's something inexplicably poignant about fall. After what we've been through in the past months, it seems like the perfect time to appreciate the simple pleasures of being able to spend more time outside again after dealing with the pandemic. Things may not be completely back to pre-corona normal yet. But we're seeing lower infection rates in the past month and the city has been cautiously reopening again. Whether you're planning a staycation or just looking for ideas on how to make the most of the season, here are some of the best things to do to enjoy fall in New York.


Vegtravelbuddies’ Interview with Stefan and Brenda, Owners of Samsara Vegan Travels

Vegtravelbuddies’ Interview with Stefan and Brenda, Owners of Samsara Vegan Travels

By Tina Chau Aug 27, 2020

Stefan and Brenda are avid travelers. And like many vegans have experienced, they've had their share of challenges finding veg food while on the road. But this did not diminish their passion for travel and instead became the inspiration to start Samsara Vegan Travels - the first and only vegan tour company in The Netherlands. We asked them to share their thoughts on vegan travel and how this global pandemic will shape the future of travel.


Travel on Pause: What Life in Quarantine and the COVID-19 Pandemic Taught Me

Travel on Pause: What Life in Quarantine and the COVID-19 Pandemic Taught Me

By Mhegan Lee Aug 26, 2020

It's still life in quarantine where I live for a little over five months now. We've adapted as best as we can as we try to ride the wave that is 2020. As the COVID-19 pandemic upended life as we know it, here are some of the realizations and life lessons I've learned so far.


Vegtravelbuddies’ Interview with Thera & Tristan from Vetjebol

Vegtravelbuddies’ Interview with Thera & Tristan from Vetjebol

By Tina Chau Aug 10, 2020

We are excited to share with you the latest in our interview series. This time, we reached out to Thera & Tristan from Vetjebol -- a website that features vegan recipes, tips and ideas on alternative clothing, travel, and more. In this interview, we asked them about their thoughts on vegan travel, how it has changed for them over the years, and what they think traveling would be like after this pandemic is over. Scroll down and enjoy reading!


Vegtravelbuddies’ Interview with Nina Bolders, Creator of Fly Me to the Vegan Buffet

Vegtravelbuddies’ Interview with Nina Bolders, Creator of Fly Me to the Vegan Buffet

By Tina Chau Jul 30, 2020

For the latest installment of our interview series, we reached out to Nina Bolders who runs vegan cooking, traveling, and lifestyle website and YouTube channel Fly Me to the Vegan Buffet. Nina works as a flight attendant for over ten years now and shares her experiences and tips on vegan living and traveling on her site. We asked her about vegan travel, food, and traveling after this global pandemic is over. Scroll down to read the full interview. Enjoy!


5 Train Trips Worth Taking

5 Train Trips Worth Taking

By Jercyl L. Jul 27, 2020

I love places where I can travel mostly by train. Where you can sit back, stare out the window, and watch the scenery -- from interesting city scenes to picturesque countryside view to anything in between. I've yet to take a train trip that I didn't find fascinating and memorable. Each one left me with indelible memories. With so many incredible train trips worth taking, here are some on top of my bucket list.