What if the Indian education system appreciated and acknowledged travel
Bird Name: Wire take swallow

I am a big fan of my country India. As an Indian, I do not know as much about my country as I should.  Not my fault entirely India is vast and diverse. I am on a mission. To explore every bit about India for a lifetime. However, this makes me ponder on the education […]

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Why you should experience stillness while you travel

Around this time last year, I was chilling in Goa. Every time the hobo thinks about the trip, she gets nostalgic! Goa, like I always say is a state of mind. There are times when I am working from my laptop but my mind is in Goa. The slow and  laid back life is what […]

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15 days. 8000 kms. 12 cities. Travelling and living in a train!
Thats how our lugguage was kept at Jagriti Yatra

Yatra ya·tra /ˈyätrə/ noun Meaning: A procession or pilgrimage, especially one with a religious purpose- Powered by the Oxford Dictionary.     Perhaps, the Oxford dictionary got the meaning of Yatra wrong. Eventually, you will know why. Exactly a month before, I got an opportunity to travel in one of the most bizarre ways! It has […]

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15 quotable quotes from 15 days of traveling 8000kms and seeing India from a train

 May you spare 15 days from 365 days? 15 days. It took me 15 days to learn and unlearn.  While I keep saying I am a big fan of my country and India has so much to offer, I got this validated by being a participant or as we all are fondly called-  Yatris as […]

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Meeting Paris in a small town of India

When iVolunteered I lived technology free for five days. By living technology free I mean I traveled solo without using a phone, camera and internet! I do not want to tell which place I go to when I need to be with myself. However, I am always here to share my experiences and more so […]

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Solo travel without the use of technology. Yes, I did it!

Use and abuse of technology As much as I use technology, I despise it too. Our worlds are constantly dependent on a mobile phone, internet and a camera. I travelled solo without technology.   @mariascrivan Good old days without a mobile But hey! Once upon a time, I did not have a phone. I was […]

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How Bird-watching and spotting Flamingos in Mumbai helped me break some stereotypes.
Flamingos:  So many of them!

This time when I was suprised to spot some Flamingos in Mumbai I am not a morning person. I love to see a sunrise, but would seldom get up in the morning for the same! The few times I have seen the rising sun is when I have been up all night.  Never by choice, […]

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Travel is my teacher

A former colleague recently asked me. Have you been to Pondicherry? Can you suggest me some things to do in the French colony and good restaurants to visit? Where were you put up in the city? I, for one love creating  itineraries. I like to  dream and imagine myself in a city, far away from […]

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