One of the most popular things to do when travelling in Vietnam is to ride the Ha Giang loop- a four day motorbike journey through the incredible northern mountains of Vietnam, up near the Chinese border.
The views are incredible but for those who have never ridden a motorbike before or are travelling solo this road trip might seem daunting and impossible.
Here I explain how you can conquer the Ha Giang loop as a beginner rider.… Read More Guide to the Ha Giang Loop, Vietnam: How to conquer the loop when you’ve never ridden a motorbike
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Katherine Levey was 12 when she fled from her abusive father, alongside her three sisters and mother in a police-plotted expedition. What followed was a lifelong struggle with eating disorders, obsessive-compulsive disorder and post-traumatic stress disorder. She was a gymnast at five when subtle comments and comparisons about her body started to eat away in… Read More Body hating three year olds and the ED recovered mothers fighting diet culture
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Originally published in the Daily Telegraph By Marina Trajkovich CANDY St Louis’ mother had different expectations when she put her daughter through ballet school. The Brooklyn-born burlesque dancer laughs about it, as she applies her makeup before her latest nude review show. “My mum was really surprised when I wanted to do Crazy Horse, she… Read More The Life of a Parisian Showgirl
Tampat Do Aman Graphic Design, PR and Copywriting Work. (Sample) This year I spent a few weeks volunteering with an eco retreat in a remote area on the northernmost tip of Borneo- staying in an amazing jungle and beach location, built on the foundations of environmental sustainability and creating projects that directly benefit the indigenous… Read More Tampat Do Aman: Graphic Design, PR and Copywriting in Borneo
When artist and illustrator, Alex Saba of Lusid Art, decided to create an exhibition that explored the complex relationship women have with their bodies, she had no idea of the support she was about to receive. In partnership with amBush gallery, she created the exhibition in honour of women suffering from eating disorders and unhealthy… Read More ‘Praise you,’ is the art exhibition that wants women to love their bodies