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Grace is a blogger, digital and content marketer, and co-founder of Punch Travel. She has been living and traveling outside the US since 2015 and has logged over 350,000 kilometers since she started counting. She loves to try local dishes and isn't embarrassed to bust out a selfie stick. You can find her on Twitter @PunchTravel or Instagram @PunchTravel.

Weekend in Auckland, New Zealand

Auckland is New Zealand’s largest city with more than 1.4 million inhabitants. Notable for its breathtaking scenery, beautiful beaches and coastline, multicultural dining experiences, and variety of...

Touring Theo Chocolate Factory

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How to Survive a Long Layover

I’ve been behind on posting but it’s because we’ve been bouncing around quite a bit over the holidays. I’m writing now from Auckland, New Zealand after another 24...

Keeping it Cool: 5 Hipster Hangouts in Taipei to Visit

Dubbed the 2016 World Design Capital, Taipei is a city that is shedding its old skin for a fresh face. Throughout the city, new designs are embedded...

Weekend in Taipei, Taiwan

Taiwan is an oft-overlooked country but with one phone call, the tiny Asian country has found itself in the spotlight. Politics aside, Taipei is a bustling, modern...

Day Trip to Yehliu, Keelung, and Jiufen

Our time in Taipei was coming to an end but we still hadn’t made the trip out to the North Coast. We kept putting it off because...

Hiking in Alishan Forest, Taiwan

The eastern part of Taiwan is covered by five mountain ranges. Alishan is not a single mountain, but a ridge of Yushan (Jade Mountain). The Alishan National...

Kenting: Taiwan’s Beach Resort Town

The last time I was in Kenting, the sunny beach town in Southern Taiwan, was more than 15 years ago. It was a family trip and we...

What to Do in Shinjuku, Tokyo

If you are planning on traveling around Japan via the JR train, you’ll probably pass through Shinjuku Station. Located on the western part of Tokyo, the Shinjuku...

Hotel Review: Wellspring by Silks in Jiaoxi, Taiwan

There’s a secret hidden below the surface of the tiny Southeast Asian island of Taiwan. The island sits along two tectonic plates making it prone to earthquakes...