Welcome inside the hermes

Hello, I'm Hermes, a writer and photographer who swapped a career as a doctor for a life on the road. Here, we talk about unusual journeys, thoughtful luxury and seeing the world through new eyes.

Travel guides

But because those who do not know how to pursue pleasure rnrationally encounter consequences

America New York Food

The Fastest, Simplest Dinners To Cook At Home

My skills in the kitchen are lets just say…almost nonexistent. Although, I love eating, I mean really love eating; I was never passionate about cooking dinner at home. Instead, I relied on my family members, and lately my favorite neighborhood restaurants and local delivery boy. But after a while,

America New York Food

Social Influencer How To Guide

You’ve probably seen influencers “eating” at the same restaurant as you. They’re either in packs or in couples with a fancy looking camera in tow. They carry a LED to combat the dim lighting of the restaurant. This strange and elusive diner is known as an influencer. I’m mostly kidding because

New York Food Luxury

8 Chic Must-Eat Restaurants In New York City

I’m always the go-to person my friends ask when they want to take someone out for a must-eat meal in New York, whether it be cheap eats or a more upscale restaurant. New York has the perfect mix of both. It’s a place where you can get six awesome dumplings for $1 or an incredible thirteen course

America Mexico Food Hotel

My Top 5 Firsts In Riviera Maya, Mexico

I’ve always been a writer, but the travel writer path has really just started to take off for me this year. When the Barceló Maya Grand Resort in Riviera Maya, Mexico asked me to come and write about them, I had my sunhat and bikini packed before I even responded, “Yes”!


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Top 5 Destinations Around The World

Find Your Happy Plate

My name is Katie Lockhart and I launched Find Your Happy Plate in 2015 to offer adventurous wanderers the best advice for food and travel around the world. Find Your Happy Plate is a place for travel inspiration, food porn and tips on where to find the best of both. Whether you’re looking for luxury of budget, I write and photograph it all. Follow along!