It Wasn’t All That Bad

Of course, my India experience was not all bad. Now that I have made ears bleed and have provoked people to pull their hair out, I can now focus on that other (more pleasant) side of the coin. It’s not like I entirely hated the country; like what I always say, India has so much to offer. I guess I … [Read more...]

Jaipur: Another Version of Pink

I had my idea of the color ‘pink’ but the locals had theirs as well. Jaipur - the famous Pink City of  Rajasthan, India  was no where close to mine but I was happy that it was so because I hated the color ‘pink’ and saw the old, familiar state of rust that I loved so much. Photo-walking session: … [Read more...]

Udaipur: Lemons to Lemonade

When life gives you lemons, what do you do again? Oh yeah, make a pitcher of lemonade. My pitcher is an hour’s worth of Udaipur’s City Palace. Photo-walking session: February, 2013. … [Read more...]

Qutab Minar: Embracing India

They say life only happens when you start embracing it; so here is my genuine attempt at embracing India --- an unplanned stroll around Delhi’s tallest fort, Qutab Minar, and its ruins Photo-walking session: January, 2013 … [Read more...]

Humayun’s Tomb: The Tomb That Inspired Taj Mahal

After our quick visit at India Gate, my co-volunteers and I quickly flagged an auto rickshaw to take us to the next part of our itinerary that day, Humayun’s Tomb. While on our way, I decided to check (and hopefully remember) nearby landmarks or streets that will help me find the place the next time … [Read more...]