Pele Omori

Pele recently began writing for fun after having taken an inspiring creative writing class at a local community college. She holds a B.A in art, an M.A. in education, and had a brief stint in dental hygiene school. Pele is a self-taught cook and yogini who has been traveling internationally since age 3.

Flying lotus: 12 yoga poses for your next flight

10 things to know before becoming a sumo wrestler

13 classic Japanese junk foods

A guide to foraging for wild food in Hawaii

11 unusual Japanese beauty products‏

An Essential Guide to Tofu in Japan for Vegetarians, Foodies, and Travelers

Yoga on the run: How to maintain your practice while traveling

Foodie primer for Hawaii: 13 local foods to try

A Guide for the Anxious: 11 Japanese Superstitions for Bad Luck

Attacked by Hawaiian sea critters: 5 worst-case scenarios

9 ways to eat cheap in Japan

11 Weird Japanese Foods