Meet the girl who sold her house and is exploring her spiritual self in India
The girl who sold her house and s travelling in India

As a solo traveller, who sets off with no fixed plan, I am  often asked this question:  How do I manage to travel all by myself and end up having a good time? You know, when you are travelling alone, you are never really alone. You constantly meet new people and when you are all […]

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Bursting stereotypes in a city already stereotyped : Varanasi
Varanasi post

“In the city of chaos, there are pockets of saneness. They are right in front of you. You must know where to look for it”,  said my walking tour  guide Aayush Rathi , co-founder of Roobaroo walks in Varanasi. This was my fifth trip to Varanasi and in my head, I laughed at this statement. Here […]

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My fifth visit to Varanasi: On a mission to find meaning to the chaos
The rising sun at the Ghats  in Varanasi

Why people prefer travelling to Varanasi Varanasi, the 3000 -old -city is one of the oldest city in the world. It is known to be the cultural and spiritual  hub of the India with its traditional music, Sanskrit, Ayurveda, Indian astrology, poetry and stories. The ancient city has the ghats, the river Ganges, the mesmerising […]

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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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When doors of Varanasi have a story waiting to be captured
When the doorways in Varanasi have a story to say

Varanasi,the 3000-year-old ancient city of India has many stories waiting to be heard. The essence of the city can be best captured through it’s doorways and narrow bylanes. For the first time, I participated in a walking tour that helped me see a different side of the city. I was fascinated to experience what I saw. […]

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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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