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Vyrag Gulyas

Born in the pastoral town of Monor, southeast of Budapest, Virag burst onto the broader scene as an international classical ballet dancer.While completing her studies of Ballet & Arts, International Relations and EU Law (Budapest, Oxford and Leuven respectively), she soon discovered her passion for words, which she put into… more »

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Whitney Donaldson

Whitney Donaldson and her scientist husband couldn’t refuse the opportunity to live abroad (thanks to his job). Their friends and family are all set to visit, so Whitney is ready to show them the best ways to enjoy Paris. While in Paris, she keeps busy with freelance work, exploring the… more »

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Will Speros

A recent graduate of Fordham University, Will Speros is an aspiring journalist proudly living in Harlem. In addition to living and breathing music and film, Will maintains an active interest in politics and social justice. He hopes to eventually pursue a career as a writer of cultural critique.

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Will Wain-Williams

Will Wain-Williams moved to China back in 2007 in order to follow his passion of training martial arts in its homeland. He has sought out the best masters of, and trained in, Praying Mantis Kung Fu, Wing Chun, Xinyi Liuhe Quan and the Korean art of Taekkyon. Besides martial arts… more »

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Yael Tamar

Yael Tamar balances her two lives: a techie and a mom to a 2-year-old, a cat and a dog. Yael has recently become vegan, taught herself to cook healthy foods and is now creating new kinds of natural superfoods available on her site Pure Standard. Yael has experimented with a… more »

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Yana Pargova

Compulsive experience seeker, curious by nature, easily enchanted by details, lover of the arts. Born in Bulgaria, Yana moved to Brussels two years ago and has been under its spell ever since. With background in cultural studies and digital communications, she spent the last few years working on contemporary art… more »

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Yasser Kayani

Yasser is a comedian, writer and actor who studied clowning and physical theatre at National Centre for Circus Arts, City Academy and LISPA. He performs widely as a stand-up comic and as a character comedian in sketch groups Monkey Wedding and Chaos Theory where he completed two sell-out Camden Fringe… more »

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Yazmine Mihojevich

After graduating from the University of California, Los Angeles with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Geography, Yazmine moved to New York to work at an environmental non-profit. She spends her free time wondering how the NYC subway system was built, absorbing chill vibes in overpriced coffee shops and bracing… more »

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Yehudah Jacobs

Yehudah Jacobs is a 29 year old food fanatic who is in digital marketing. Trained as a classical chef, and a renowned carnivore. Made the change from the kitchen to the digital world, so he find trendy places to write about and share his recipes. You can find him traveling… more »

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Yoojin Shin

Yoojin is an economics student at the University of California, Berkeley, in a constant pursuit of happiness and good vibes. Someday, she hopes to make a living out of thinking and writing about important social issues. Until then, she has made it her mission to chronicle every single boba places… more »

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Yvonne Mambo

Yvonne loves sharing great food, music and film as a way to connect with others. Originally from Cameroon, Africa, she grew up in Northern Virginia and relocated to the NYC metro area last year to pursue new career goals. Creative and positive people inspire her to stay open minded.

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Zachary Liporace

Ultimate foodie, experienced cook, gardening enthusiast and marathon runner, Zachary Liporace was one of the first employees at Sean Combs’ REVOLT TV network and continues to work in Development there. He is well traveled and has a genuine passion for adventure.

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Zara Sheikh

Zara has lived in the Bay Area for the past eight years, but was born outside of Washington DC and spent time living in Singapore and Germany and traveling around the world in between. Zara is a senior at the University of California Riverside majoring in political science, and in… more »

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Zev Brodsky

Zev hails from Seattle, Washington but has called Tel Aviv his home for the past 8 years. Zev’s day job is working as a Social Media Manager, but his passion is for culinary experiences in Tel Aviv, and he writes his own blog reviewing the best ‘budget’ restaurants in Israel… more »

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Zo Flamenbaum

Based in the startup city of Tel Aviv, Zo is a hippie entrepreneur who is professionally passionate about creative writing, social good, and chocolate croissants. By day, she works as a consultant, and by heart, she founded School of Shine a movement for spirited women who aspire to love, laugh… more »

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Zoë McIntyre

Zoë McIntyre studied French and Spanish at Bristol University and spent time living both in Bordeaux and Buenos Aires where, in the latter, she worked for an emerging arts magazine. Since returning to Britain, she has been part of the editorial team of FRANCE Magazine, Britain and America’s best-selling magazine… more »

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Şerif Yenen

Şerif Yenen is a travel specialist, tour guide, travel writer, film-maker, international keynote speaker and lecturer. He wrote Turkish Odyssey in English, the ‘first guidebook of Turkey ever written by a Turk’. Yenen gives lectures about travel and Turkish history and culture, the majority of which are in academic communities.His… more »