Why I Continue Travelling

People ask me why I could never seem to stay put, why I entertain that constant itch to travel even if it meant leaving everything convenient behind. Sometimes, I give an answer. Sometimes, I say I don’t know. Sometimes, my reasons flash before me like a series of clips that were beyond black and … [Read more...]

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...]

Rest Day Tuesday

After  receiving the happy news from a co-worker last night, I was quick to plan the day ahead. I told my best friend that I was going to sleep the whole day and will not think about work or will not think at all (period). So I slept late after skype-ing with friends and family for hours and woke up … [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 // Taken January, 2013 while photowalking with Iko // … [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...]