Stay Classy, San Diego

I had the most epic weekend. In case you don’t follow me on Snapchat (@jogamel88) or Instagram (@ringthealam), then let me fill you in. Thursday morning was when I set off bright and early for…
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Historic Dhaka

Long overdue. Last June I went on a random two week trip back to the motherland – Bangladesh. I felt this sudden need to get out of Philly and everything going on here, and luckily…
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A Mexican Wedding

I’m trying to catch up with all of the photos I took from my trip in Mexico! Today, I’m sharing some photos from the beautiful wedding we attended (and the main reason we flew out…
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Cañada de la Virgen

Epic. Freaking epic. We took a day trip outside of San Miguel de Allende to visit a pyramid. What we got was a beautiful hike and some history lessons of old Mexico. Like really old. Cañada…
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Sunset Drinks In Mexico

Selfie nation. One of the best views in town is on the rooftop of the Rosewood Hotel. It’s a sexy bar called Luna and a 5 minute walk from where we’re staying in San Miguel de…
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Off To The Tuesday Market!

Every Tuesday in San Miguel de Allende, a huge market occurs called The Tuesday Market (or “El Tianguis”). It’s about 10-15 minutes outside of the city, and is pretty much a large flea market for…
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Oh Hey, San Miguel de Allende

This post probably makes me seem like a travel blogger. I mean the past few posts have been about places I’ve recently visited, but I promise I’ll start posting more about the rest of life…
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Animal Kingdom

If you follow me on Instagram, you may have noticed that I was in Disneyworld recently. It was a surprise trip we took – aka my mom and I crashed my brother’s mini family vacation…
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Brooklyn, Baby

I FINALLY WENT TO BROOKLYN!! LOUD NOISES!!! So I’ve always been one to admire the Brooklyn mindset. As a wannabe hipster (or full hipster to some), Brooklyn is the holy land for some laid back,…
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San Miguel de Allende!

In a few weeks, I’ll be going to San Miguel de Allende for a random vacation with some friends. It’ll be an awesome change of scenery and a much-needed vacation with friends (sorry mom!). I have…
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  • FIFA after dark haha. Happy birthday Warren! 27 is gonna be a good year yo! #leoseason #augustleos 😂⚽️🎂
  • Learn how to make chicken tikka masala and tandoori chicken the RIGHT way from the chefs and owner of @tandoorfishtown this THURSDAY! 🤤🤤🤤 Come hungry but leave full and happy thanks to our next event with @bestbite. Tickets are $30 and include 3+ courses of delicious and savory Indian dishes, plus some great conversation with fellow foodies. 🥘 Check out the link in @bestbite's bio for ticket info! 🎟🎟🎟. P.S. @priyankachopra may or may not attend...only way to find out is to come through! #bestbite #foodieevents #tandoorfishtown
  • Accurate future photo of me in Italy at the end of this month. Currently trying to figure out a what to do, eat and see for the 8 days I'm there and it's so overwhelming. Also nervous that I may fall in love with the country too much and not come back. 🤷🏽‍♀️ Anyway, send me recs for Rome - Sorrento - Venice! #romanholiday