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Southeast Asia | The Inspiration for Saintly Bags

Southeast Asia The Inspiration for Saintly Bags The extremely rewarding journey in creating Saintly was unforeseen, and it was borne out of a trip to Southeast Asia. In October of 2012, I had decided on a new opportunity by switching firms. In the finance world, this often involves a 'garden leave', which required me to not work in the industry for 30 days. While there were numerous question marks surrounding my resignation and what I would do, there was one certainty: I wanted to maximize those 30 days and travel as much as I could. My 11+ years of finance had seen nothing but weekend vacations and the rare week-long trip...but never had I taken a 2-week trip or anything longer, as the rest of the world...