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JIll Emmer Shine On Photos-17

A few months ago we had Jill Emmer as a highlighted creative from Minnesota showing us one of the 10 reasons to visit Minnesota and this time, we’d like to highlight her very own creativity and work as a fearless photographer, traveler, mother and hard worker woman.

sunshine coast BC x Hayo

[VIDEO] From Langdale to Lund, the Sunshine Coast of British Columbia is comprised by 180km of pure pleasure. As the summer begins to unwind and the last rays of sun stay with us, there’s still time to take one or two more trips up the Sunshine Coast.

Ceramic bowls - Natalie Carroll

There are few greater things in life than being able to explore a new far off place and have all senses opened to the experience. For me, Marrakech, Morocco was one such place.


We’ve grown so accustomed to seeing travel marketing perfection, that even the slightest deviation can result in feeling ho-hum. In many cases, if a photo had included just a few more feet to the left or right, you probably would have frowned at the site of a crowded beach and skipped to the next place.

lesvos harbour

In recent years Lesvos has been hit by a number of crises, both economic and humanitarian, decimating the island’s main income source: tourism. In the aftermath, a new idea emerged: “Healing Lesvos” – a roadmap of how to renew and transport Lesvos to a more sustainable, independent and prosperous future.


Working in the travel industry can generate a lot of misconceptions on what the job truly entitles. Often, people outside of the business see travel writers as being in permanent vacation mode and, although it comes with great perks, it also requires big sacrifice.

Products We Love
Ekii_Hayo Wayuu Mochila3

We are super thrilled to show you what we’ve been working in the past 6 months! In partnership with Colombian designer, Laura Riquett, we at Hayo have launched Ekii, a new line of bags and accessories handmade in Colombia

aday x hayo

From a pilates class to a dinner party, the ADAY track pants can be worn with your snickers or your high heels. This New York-based brand designs comfortable clothing for busy and stylish women who can’t afford to waste time to change outfits all the time. Discount inside!

sudio x hayo

I recently started using the Vasa Blå earphones from Sudio, a company from Stockholm, Sweden that produces different style of earphones with great design and excellent sounds quality. Discount code inside!

Other Updates
guided biking tour mural fest

Did you miss the Vancouver Mural Festival and haven’t been able to see all the murals? Would you like to know more about the artists behind these murals? Sign up for our guided tour!

pool Four Seasons x hayo

From cool Airbnbs to hip hotels, in Oahu alone, you can find a variety of options, but for the stylish, luxury and culture-appreciative traveler, the Four Seasons Resort Oahu at Ko Olina just opened its doors…