Category Archive: Travel

Three Days In Rural Rajasthan

“I have never even seen Jaipur properly,” he laughingly replies in broken English when I ask him whether he has ever traveled to see the neighbouring states of Gujarat and Madhya Pradesh. “In… Continue reading

The Strange, Beautiful Indian Monsoons

I recently escaped Mumbai for about four days (Kolad and Kamshet), seizing the opportunity as soon as it appeared. About two hours into my drive, the surroundings became so verdant that I had… Continue reading

Daily Prompt: Rolling Stone

Daily Prompt (Rolling Stone): If you could live a nomadic life, would you? Where would you go? How would you decide? What would life be like without a “home base”? I have never… Continue reading

An Encounter at the Greyhound Station

I was told pretty often to not travel by Greyhound. I travelled by Greyhound from Houston to New York City eventually. It wasn’t to spite these people or prove myself, but for the… Continue reading

New Orleans, a city of music

About fifteen minutes after I arrived in New Orleans, I witnessed an accident. A scooter crashed head on into a car that had just turned onto the road, and the rider was thrown… Continue reading

California through a windshield (4: San Francisco and Napa)

San Francisco is a great walking city. I loved strolling around downtown SF as opposed to LA or San Diego. It seemed to me as if the city had more character. Maybe it’s… Continue reading

The World Passport

I dream to be in large cities and small villages. I dream to be on islands of sand and islands of ice. I dream to be in plains and deserts. I dream to… Continue reading