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Jessica Festa
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Industry City: An Industrial Revolution For The 21st Century In #Brooklyn #nyc #create @IndustryCityBK @nycgov

Industry City thrived from the start, and is home to some of Brooklyn's most innovative creators. Here's why you need to visit asap.
Industry City thrived from the start, and is home to some of Brooklyn's most innovative creators. Here's why you need to visit asap.
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There are many reasons to travel. For me, however, there is one more important than the rest.
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A Delicious History Of The Millefeuille #food #france #dessert @gemma_s_king

Flaky, crumbly and creamy all at once, the decadent French dessert the millefeuille -- which translates as “a thousand leaves” -- is one of the most delectable pastries out there.
Flaky, crumbly and creamy all at once, the decadent French dessert the millefeuille is one of the most delectable pastries out there.
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San Pedro La Laguna: Where Time Stands Still And The #Party Never Stops In #Guatemala #travel #lp

Guatemala’s Lake Atitlan boasts a number of tourist-friendly villages worth exploring. While Panajachel offers chances to hike and interact with wildlife, San Antonio is a Mayan Village known for its weaving and textiles; however, of all the places I…
San Pedro La Laguna on Guatemala's Lake Atitlan is a place where time stands still, the party never stops and outdoor beauty abounds.
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Artisans Of #Rwanda: Meet Yusta, The Master Weaver #culture #africa @RwandaGov @TweetRwanda

Gender Equality In Rwanda Since President Kagame first took office in 2000, not only has the policy towards gender equality changed, mentalities have too. The new generation of women is now ambitious and hard working to become financially independent and…
An policy and mentality in Rwanda shifts toward gender equality, a new breed of business women are using their talents and creativity to earn a living.
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Not surprisingly, there are many farms to visit in Vermont; however, there’s one truly offering an immersive and delicious experience: Sugarbush Farm.
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Worth The Buzz: Top Five #Wine Bars In #Paris, France #travel @TouristParisFR @gemma_s_king

What better city to begin a wine bar series in than the capital of the world’s greatest winemaking country? For sure, France’s finest wines are produced in its eastern and southern regions (hello, Burgundy, Bordeaux and the Côtes du Rhône), but wine…
One of the finest elements of French wine culture is its array of splendid wine bars in Paris, from the sophisticated to the laid back to the divey.
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Men, Heels & Who Wore Them Best: Backtracking Through History At #Toronto’s Bata Shoe Museum #shoes @batashoemuseum

They say behind every great man stands a great woman, properly stilted with high-heels, in what has become one of the most feminine accessories. But who would think the stiletto is actually a nod to her male counterpart?
One element explored in Bata Shoe Museum’s latest exhibition focused on men in heels is that men, not women, embraced the heel first.
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10 Reasons To Make #Israel Your Next Trip #travel #ttot @VisitIsrael @IsraelTourism

Not sure where to go on your next trip? I’ve just returned from an adventure-focused journey through Israel, and absolutely fell in love. Here is why you should make this Middle Eastern country your next trip, as well: 1. The Hummus In Israel, hummus goes…
Not sure where to go on your next trip? I highly recommend Israel. Here are 10 reasons why.
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How Give Back #Yoga Is Providing #Health To Communities In Need & The World @givebackyoga @BPaigeSulliva

As someone who had experienced the benefits of yoga practice firsthand, Rob Schware wanted to give back. Upon retiring from his role as a Lead Information Technology manager at the World Bank, Schware realized his professional talents could be paired with…
Give Back Yoga isn't your average yoga studio. Along with making health accessible to all they're changing the world. Here's how.
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#Travel With #Gear & #Gadgets? You Need To Read This

If you own or travel with valuables or gear — even one single item — listen up, as this will be one of the most important posts you read on Jessie on a Journey. Last year something happened to me that I did not write about on my blog as I didn’t want to…
Do you own or travel with valuables of any kind? A floater policy is one way to insure your goods on an extreme budget.
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#NYC Escape: An Epic & Active Adventure In Milford, #Pennsylvania #AmazonDestinations #spon

Running for 32 miles (51 kilometers) along the Delaware River, the McDade Recreational Trail is within the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area and is accessible without a car -- about a 10 minute walk, actually, from the hotel.
Milford, Pennsylvania is the ultimate NYC escape for those seeking outdoor adventure and exploration. Here's why.
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Travel Writer; Public Relations
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    Travel Writer, 6 - present
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I am a world traveler who lives for adventure! I love writing, volunteering, extreme sports, meeting new people, hiking, and dancing!
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  • SUNY Albany
    BA/MA in Communication
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