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Ellie Abraham

Writer

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Allure
23/07/2019
Why Finstas Are a Safe Sanctuary on Social Media

For some people, social media (and Instagram, in particular) can create a lot of pressure. Many feeds seem overly curated and there's a feeling that everyone else is living a perfect life. Enter: finstas. Otherwise known as fake Instagrams, they're alternative accounts people use to express themselves in more real, honest ways.

gal-dem
11/01/2019
Why 2019 is Lizzo's year

If she wasn't on your musical radar before, chances are Melissa Jefferson - better known as Lizzo - definitely is now. The Minneapolis-based artist has had a momentous past year, rising to new heights with her own brand of genre-defying empowerment that emanates not only from the music, but from Lizzo herself.

The Independent
18/10/2018
'Cannabis may be legal in Canada - but this is why it's still not safe to buy it online'

On 17 October 2018, Canada made history: it became only the second country in the world to legalise recreational cannabis use. While regulations on the sale of the drug - such as age limits, smoking locations and possession amounts - vary from province to province, the new Cannabis Act permits the purchase of cannabis from designated outlets, whether private or government-owned, across Canada.

The Globe and Mail
16/05/2018
A mixed-race view of the royal wedding: Why representation matters

When Prince Harry and Meghan Markle wed on Saturday, they will make history. She will become Britain's first mixed-race royal - a fact that many have celebrated, but which has also provoked a disappointing reaction from sections of the media.

VIVA
04/05/2018
Introducing, The Anndore House: Discover The Secrets of Toronto's New Hidden Gem

With a grand opening party befitting of its rich history, The Anndore House was, this week, reborn as one of Toronto's newest and most highly anticipated boutique hotels. Built in 1955 as a luxury long-stay hotel and residence, the original Anndore Apartment Hotel was the pick of many-a wealthy business person and celebrity, including the iconic Liza Minnelli.

Intrepid Travel
13/11/2017
6 reasons why South Africa is the ultimate travel destination

With a temperate climate, landscapes so stunning they have to be seen to be believed, and activities to suit all ages and interests, South Africa boasts something for every type of traveller. If you thought it was simply your one stop shop for safari, it's time to think again.

Intrepid Travel
04/06/2017
Northern Vietnam in one week: the ultimate guide

Stretching 1,650 km from north to south, Vietnam is packed full of wonderful sights and experiences that are not to be missed. Because of this, coming up with an itinerary that fits such an array of beauty and culture into just a week or so can seem pretty daunting.

Intrepid Travel
18/03/2017
6 sunset-viewing spots in Vietnam that will take your breath away

Vietnam - the Southeast Asian stunner lying on the coast of the South China Sea - is as famous for its beaches as it is for its pho. Though you probably already know this; its claims to fame and beauty are no well-kept secret. Yep, since 2016, the country saw over 10,000,000 international visitors.