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Restaurant Highlight: No Milk Today, Berlin

No Milk Today in Berlin is a vegan café that works for a better tomorrow. By serving locals a sweet collection of plant-based confections and concoctions, the café inspires cruelty-free and compassionate eating. This cozy space is located in Kreuzberg, a neighborhood that is known to be a capital of culture. Within this hub of hip and experimental lifestyle, No Milk Today is no exception to the trending scene. No…

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Restaurant Highlight: The Laguna Lodge, Lake Atitlan

While traveling through Guatemala I kept hearing people talk about the magic of Lake Atitlan. They said that it was a mystical lake with towns scattered around the shoreline, each offering a significantly different scene to behold. I started looking into making the long trek out there (six hours on buses from Antigua) and came across The Laguna Lodge. The Laguna Lodge was founded back in the 80’s by owners…

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Restaurant Highlight: Vaikuntha In Salta

While backpacking through South America, I wound up (aka got stuck) in northern Argentina for a few weeks, waiting for the snow to melt so that I could catch a bus into Bolivia. Argentina is known to be one of the meat capitals of the planet, but I was shown that change is quickly coming. Vaikuntha, a beautiful vegan restaurant in the Argentinian town of Salta is proof of that.…

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Restaurant Highlight: Maitrea In Prague

  Within the buzzing noise of tourism in Prague’s old town, there lies a quiet cobbled street that brings us to an oasis of calm. MAITREA is a vegetarian restaurant and tea house that specializes in mindfulness. The restaurant’s name, which literally translates in Sanskrit to “loving kindness”, implies its philosophy on delivering compassion through its plant-based cooking. The instant that its hungry eaters step foot into MAITREA, our atmosphere…

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4 Unforgettable Food Experiences You Must Try While In Stockholm, Sweden

Below are four of my favourite places to eat in Stockholm. These places all offer extraordinary vegan food experiences in their own way. For the vegan foodie, these restaurants will add that extra something to your trip to Stockholm and they are all very unique, from setting to the actual food.   Växthuset – Vegan Fine Dining At It’s Best This is elegant fine dining in a very Nordic-cool setting.…

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Restaurant Highlight: Floripa, Barcelona

Barcelona is, in a word, gorgeous. This diverse city offers everything from alta-montaña views to skinny Spanish-style streets. But most importantly, they’ve got a fast-growing vegan scene and some restaurants in town that are seriously pushing beyond the boundaries of vegan coolness. While filming for the documentary series, I was working with two different vegan organizations in Barcelona. I also met up with a friend I’d made while backpacking through…

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Restaurant Highlight – Samelo Veg, Tenerife

Tenerife, the most famous island of the Canary Islands, is famous for glistening black-sand beaches, crystal-clear waters, beautifully breaking waves, and insane views of their resident volcano resting high up in the clouds. However, I bet you wouldn’t guess that they’ve also got one of the best vegan Italian restaurants on the planet that is whipping up incredible vegan cheeses and fresh made pastas. I had the chance to work…

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Restaurant Highlight: Past & Future (Canary Islands)

If you’re looking to hit the waves in a beautiful island location, then look no further than the island of Fuerteventura in the Canary Islands of Spain. A light breeze is present year round, keeping it cool in the summer and action-packed in the winter, with a barrage of kite surfers flooding the beaches every morning to show off their impressive acrobatic skills. However, watching (or partaking in) all of…

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An Urban Oasis In Cambridge

  Life Alive is creating a local revolution in food through nourishing the vitality of a fast-paced city. Seated just across the river from Boston’s quick-living urban splendor and walking distance from Harvard University’s main campus, the Cambridge-location of this urban oasis and organic café feeds some of the world’s leading changemakers and greatest minds. This plant-based restaurant is built upon an ethical foundation that is evident in its every…

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