Posts - Mindful Wanderlust

Spending the Day at Chernobyl

Posted by • September 14, 2017 • Stories ,Ukraine ,Vegan Travel Add Comment

  The Chernobyl disaster was a catastrophic nuclear accident that happened on April 26th, 1986 in Ukraine. Cody and I were familiar with the blast, but we were never quite aware of the magnitude of the

Our Vegan Guide to Chiang Mai, Thailand

Posted by • September 4, 2017 • Featured ,Stories ,Thailand ,Vegan ,Vegan Travel 4 Comments

Chiang Mai is a low rise city filled with ornate temples and canals. The pace of life is much slower than bustling Bangkok, but it has a charm all its own. In the last 20 years,

Spending 3 days in Rome, Italy

Posted by • July 30, 2017 • Italy ,Vegan Travel 2 Comments

  Our ride arrived at 12:30pm and pulled up to the airport on time for check in for our flight to Rome via New Jersey. Cody walked up to the self check in machine, pulled

Finding Vegan Eats in Singapore

Posted by • July 16, 2017 • Featured ,Singapore ,Vegan ,Vegan Travel 7 Comments

  Singapore was chosen primarily because we ended up getting a dog and cat sitting gig in the city. And because we had animals to care for, and it rained heavily all week, we didn’t see

Getting Delhi Belly in India

Posted by • June 5, 2017 • India ,Stories ,Vegan Travel 2 Comments

  The joys of travelling. The new experiences, beach bumming, vibrant cultures, diversity, cheap hotels, and the food. Oh the food! But sometimes, it’s more like “ughhh the food”. Cody and I arrived in Delhi strong

Our time spent in Leh, Ladakh

Posted by • April 1, 2017 • Featured ,India ,Stories ,Vegan Travel 6 Comments

  Ladakh (“land of high passes”) is an autonomous region in the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir. It is surrounded by the Himalayas, and is one of the most sparsely populated regions in Jammu and

Exploring the city of Cairo, Egypt

Posted by • February 12, 2017 • Egypt ,Vegan Travel Add Comment

  The locals call her Umm ad-Dunya–The Mother of the World–but we know her as Cairo. She is busy, noisy, teeming with people and vehicles, and by the end of your visit you will be clearing

Going on Safari in Masai Mara

Posted by • December 23, 2016 • Featured ,Kenya ,Travel Video ,Vegan Travel 8 Comments

  Kenya is most famously known for it’s national parks teeming with wildlife, with one of the most popular being Masai Mara.  Our last visit together was 7 years ago, so we felt it was due

Our Vegan Guide to Cairo, Egypt

Posted by • November 3, 2016 • Egypt ,Featured ,Vegan ,Vegan Travel 4 Comments

  I am so extremely excited to say that, thanks to the new found consciousness in local Egyptians who care about their health and animals, Cairo has become incredibly easy to find vegan food! The last

Visiting with Palestinian Animal League

Posted by • October 3, 2016 • Featured ,Palestine ,Stories ,Vegan 2 Comments

Prior to arriving in the occupied territories of Palestine, I learned about PAL (Palestinian Animal League) through  personal research. PAL is an animal, and human rights organization located in Ramallah, that works to empower youth, and

72 hours in Ljubljana, Slovenia

Posted by • September 14, 2016 • Slovenia ,Travel Video ,Vegan Travel Add Comment

  While driving through Italy to arrive in Ljubljana, we weren’t expecting Slovenia to be as green as it is. This young nation is one of Europe’s most forested countries (over 60%), and it is this

48 hours in Budapest, Hungary

Posted by • August 30, 2016 • Hungary ,Vegan ,Vegan Travel 2 Comments

  After an 8 hour overnight train ride, we arrived in our third destination with VeganTravel, Budapest, Hungary. We were tired but excited to discover what was ahead of us. Check-in time for our Airbnb