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Cool Temps, Hot Spots: Excursions from Coimbatore

As an American-born desi growing up in the States, our opportunities to see parts of India beyond where our parents grew up are rare. To make these visits a little more interesting for us, perhaps our families plan for us a tour of the Delhi-Agra-Jaipur trifecta, and we’re considered to have "seen India." Otherwise we… Continue reading Cool Temps, Hot Spots: Excursions from Coimbatore

Forging your future · Reflections · Travel

When Business Meets Pleasure: Working Luxuriously from Miami Beach 

Last week, marketers, industry leaders and data junkies descended on the landmark Fontainebleau Hotel on Miami Beach for the annual Clarabridge conference to discuss the next revolution in customer experience marketing. Whether attendees were there to hear about the latest in CX trends or simply sunbathe on South Beach was unclear, but for me, the… Continue reading When Business Meets Pleasure: Working Luxuriously from Miami Beach 

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Cancun: More than Margaritas

Earlier this year, the Huffington Post encouraged travelers to explore Mexico City over Cancun for their warm-weather tropical getaway, primarily to avoid the throngs of boisterous college students who revel along Cancun’s beaches for spring break and summer vacation. I agree that Mexico City is now a great family-friendly destination and has much to offer… Continue reading Cancun: More than Margaritas

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Discover Sabah: Malaysia’s Road Less Traveled

This week, a delegation of more than 100 representatives from Malaysia's tourism sector were in Dubai, making a case for tourists from the Gulf countries to make Malaysia a primary travel destination. Presenting at the Arab Travel and Tourism Market, the Malaysian Minister of Tourism encouraged governments and companies in the region to work with… Continue reading Discover Sabah: Malaysia’s Road Less Traveled

Finding Fulfillment · Fitness · Travel

How to Make ‘Fit’ Feel Fabulous On Vacation

As you work on your bikini bods in preparation for summer vacation, you’re probably daydreaming of yourself on the beach, sippin' mai tais and filling up on the delicious local fare of your dream destination. After all, you would have pushed yourself all spring at the gym to get in shape and put in your… Continue reading How to Make ‘Fit’ Feel Fabulous On Vacation

Reflections · Travel

What We Can Learn About Emerging Markets From a Week in Mexico City

Mexico City has gained a lot of attention this year, topping the New York Times' list of destinations to visit in 2016. While this bustling metropolis certainly has a lot to offer its leisure travelers, it's also a prime example and leader in showing us how, from a business perspective, we can approach Latin America's… Continue reading What We Can Learn About Emerging Markets From a Week in Mexico City

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Charleston: Top Picks for a Weekend Getaway to the Walled City

Planning a trip to Charleston and wondering what it has to offer? Our trip was focused on downtown Charleston, so here's what we picked as the most interesting. Caveat: Our recommendations are based on our experiences, so keep in mind that I'm a vegetarian and my husband doesn't care for steak or seafood. If you… Continue reading Charleston: Top Picks for a Weekend Getaway to the Walled City