I would consider myself a world traveler. I have traveled a lot and stayed abroad for long durations of time; some of them being shorter than India others being longer. Everytime I come home I have a similar re-entry experience. I am extremely excited to see friends and family, sleep in my own bed and … Continue reading I am back in the States…Now What?
Well, I am back in the United States and have been for around a week or so. My last week in India was quite hectic running around trying to get everything ready to leave as well as somehow find some time to rest since I was sick, again. Because I was sick, I didn’t have … Continue reading Last Week in India
As a student resources are limited. At least in the USA, the average student loan debt for students who graduated in 2016 was $37,137(Forbes). That means that if you are already drowning in debt, how can one even fathom the idea of traveling the world? Well, I am here to tell you that there are … Continue reading Traveling on a Budget
For the past week or so our team has hit a little bit of a lull with production. Our editor had a terrible experience with registering with the FRC in Chennai and it turned out that they rejected her visa and were sending her back to Germany. After many days of going back and forth … Continue reading Staying Busy When There’s Not Much To Do…
Health is an important part of traveling anywhere. In India, if you can believe it, health and staying on top of it is very VERY important. No one wants to be sick for even a couple of days on vacation let alone the whole trip. But at least in India, as a foreigner from the … Continue reading Health While Being Abroad
Lights sparkled and illuminated the city. The highway, quiet and deserted, felt faintly peaceful and relaxing. I silently sat in my uber and took it all in. It was as if the city of gray and struggle suddenly transformed into one of color and hope. For those of you who are Indian nationals please excuse … Continue reading Diwali
Last week, I had a couple of days off from work and I decided to use those days to explore some more of the the south. Pondicherry is a cute little town 4 hours south of Chennai. The town was under French control until 1957 but today still holds a lot of what you would … Continue reading Sick of being sick…Tired of being tired…