Vegan video tour of Portland, Oregon and Huntington, West Virginia!

This vegan video tour of Portland, Oregon and Huntington, West Virginia is a submission video from Shae and Marissa (@heyshae and @lifestylewithme).

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70 Comments
  1. Michelle Cehn 3 years ago

    Awwww this is the sweetest ever. I’m in the contest and even I am rooting for you guys to be able to travel the world together! <3

    • Marissa Kai Miluk 3 years ago

      Thank you so much Michelle <3 You are so kind! We loved your submission, too 🙂
      If we make our way to California we HAVE to visit Berkley and get a tour from you guys!

    • Shaedyn Mann 3 years ago

      Thank youuuuuu! I already told you guys, but I loved your video as well and we will for sure be making it over there at some point! 🙂 Show us your ways 😀

  2. Cody Kuchirka 3 years ago

    Can’t believe I haven’t commented on this yet. Great video you two.

    Of course everyone knows how awesome Portland is but Huntington, West Virginia??
    So great to see vegan options spreading everywhere.

    • Shaedyn Mann 3 years ago

      Well hello! 😀 Hahahah I was a little shocked too! It really is such a cool thing to see

    • Marissa Kai Miluk 3 years ago

      I was seriously worried when I moved to Huntington for school from California where it was VERY vegan friendly–but I’m not too disappointed!
      Thank you Cody!!

  3. Marco R. 3 years ago

    This is awesome! These two girls are perfect candidates to go on a Vegan Travel! They’re full of life, energy, spontaneity, and it doesn’t hurt that they’re both attractive Vegan beings, making the footage that much better. I highly recommend VeganTravel choose Marissa and Shae for the upcoming journey. @Rolo Take care!

    • Shaedyn Mann 3 years ago

      :))) Thank you so much Marco, that is all so sweet! Wowza <3 You take care as well!

  4. Racheli 3 years ago

    I love this!!! Love that you are long distance bffs and that this trip would bring you together. You two deserve it!!

    • Marissa Kai Miluk 3 years ago

      Aw thank you! It would be incredible to be reunited with shae! I could see it now <3

      • Shaedyn Mann 3 years ago

        You have noooo idea :,,D I miss you and cant wait for that moment

    • Shaedyn Mann 3 years ago

      Racheli!!! Thank youuuu! 🙂 <3

  5. Grace Pickering 3 years ago

    Good luck! Hope you guys win, you deserve it! x

    • Marissa Kai Miluk 3 years ago

      Three days remaining! Hope we can share more with you soon, Thank you so much!

    • Shaedyn Mann 3 years ago

      Thank you grace! We really would be blessed to win! 🙂

  6. Sberlin 3 years ago

    Good luck!!!

  7. Saloni Kapila 3 years ago

    You guys are so cuteee! I really hope you win- I’am so excited to see ya’ll travel and show me yummy foods and productsss! (Take me with you!) Good luck, ya amazing souls!

    • Marissa Kai Miluk 3 years ago

      We will take you with us via vlog! Hoping we get to share many more adventures with you! 🙂 Thank you so much for your kindness!

    • Shaedyn Mann 3 years ago

      I wish!! But what other way to take you with us than by vlog! 😀 Thank you!

  8. Rachel 3 years ago

    I clicked on this link because i saw on tumblr someone was promoting, ill be honest i wasn’t expecting to be this captivated, I’m super impressed by the energy and happiness that exudes from this video! you guys are amazing and keep on doing amazing things and spreading the message.

    • Marissa Kai Miluk 3 years ago

      How kind! I did not know someone else had shared it on tumblr 🙂
      So glad you liked our video 🙂 Means so much to us!!

    • Shaedyn Mann 3 years ago

      How awesome!! I didn’t know that either! Thank you for making an account and saying hi over here! 🙂

  9. Sarah 3 years ago

    Good luck! Keep doing awesome stuff 🙂

    • Shaedyn Mann 3 years ago

      We posted one more if you’d like to watch that one! Thank you 🙂

  10. Kristin 3 years ago

    Good luck!

  11. John 3 years ago

    Awesome video, Good luck!

  12. Aimee 3 years ago

    Loved this! Would be amazing to see more videos ????

  13. Arnita Mayer 3 years ago

    Great video, Shae and Marissa! Looking forward to many more while you’re traveling the world!

  14. Ally 3 years ago

    LOVED THIS SO MUCH!!!! You guys are absolutely perfect for the gig – I would LOVE to see you doing more cities, preferably all over the world.
    This video literally made me bump Portland to the top of my travel to-do list!

    • Marissa Kai Miluk 3 years ago

      Thank you so very much, Ally!
      Portland is amazing, you can tell just from the tour shae gave!!

    • Shaedyn Mann 3 years ago

      😀 That is so sweet. We hope thats the case. Hahah yay!

  15. Margaret 3 years ago

    Awesome video guys! I want to totally visit Portland now!

  16. Tania Popovic 3 years ago

    Good Luck girls! id love to see the videos you two would make from this! xxx

  17. Kristin Lajeunesse 3 years ago

    @lifestylewithme @heyshae Awww great video you two! <3

  18. Derek D 3 years ago

    I love this. There are honestly no others I’d rather see blogging and vlogging around the world. Best of luck!

  19. Holly 3 years ago

    Cool how Marissa could find vegan options in such a non-vegan friendly state!
    and I’m extremely jealous of the vegan ice cream place in Portland!

    I am happy you entered the contest. Now I have a good resource for all my vegan travel questions!
    I love you girls and all of your videos on youtube. Would love to see you travel the world! You have my vote!

    • Shaedyn Mann 3 years ago

      Hahah Holly, you are always welcome to come visit me in Portland! 🙂 Bring the whole family and I’ll show you my ways hahah.

      Thanks for commenting! <3

  20. Gmom 3 years ago

    Your passion for veganism radiates through the screen!
    Love it love it love it. Favorite so far.
    I hope you girls win so I can watch you travel the world and spread the vegan message!

    • Isabelle 3 years ago

      What an enchanting pair of friends! If they are capable of exuberating that much passion and positivity being apart, I can only imagine how captivating they’d be traveling around the globe vlogging together. They have my vote! Excellent job ladies

      • Shaedyn Mann 3 years ago

        Yesssss! We were hoping to portray that but we knew it would be a challenge, I’m glad you saw it! 🙂 Thank you thank you thank you!

    • Shaedyn Mann 3 years ago

      Wow thank you! I’m glad you made it over here, your vote means so much! 🙂

  21. Tess 3 years ago

    you guys definitely have my vote! i love your personalities and your video is so cute and informative. Shae I had never seen one of your videos before but you def got me subscribed haha 🙂 good luck girls <3

    • Marissa Kai Miluk 3 years ago

      Thank you greatly! So happy to have your support!!

    • Shaedyn Mann 3 years ago

      Thanks Tess! Yay that makes me so happy, welcome and thanks for subscribing! Can’t wait to see you over on my channel! 😀

  22. Frank 3 years ago

    You girls do a great job representing the vegan community. I can’t wait to follow you on this journey around the world. You both have my vote!

    • Shaedyn Mann 3 years ago

      Wow, thank you so much! We both appreciate that more than you know 🙂

  23. Courtney Miles 3 years ago

    I 100% vote for you both to win!!! ????????

  24. Saundra 3 years ago

    You two are so cute, love this video, you have my vote! Thank you for showing me this site. I will take some time to look around, such a great resource for vegans. =)

    • Shaedyn Mann 3 years ago

      Thank youuuuuuuuuu! I know, we love that we can interact with other veggies from around the world! Best combo of people 😀

    • Gmom 3 years ago

      Agree with Saundra!

      • Saundra 3 years ago

        Thank you, so nice to have someone agree with me. 🙂

    • Chelsea 3 years ago

      Hope you win girls! This looks great!!

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