Archive for Category: "India"
Three months ago, I made a life-altering transition in my life: I went from living for two years in empanada-loving, Spanish and Guaraní speaking, Reggaeton-blasting Latin America, to rice-and-dahl gorging, Hindi-central chattering, and Bollywood-dancing Southeast Asia
To help women combat harassment on packed Indian trains, India created women-only train cars. Al-Jazeera English has the story
After high school high achiever Monika Lutz was rejected from every college she applied to, she decided to spend the next two years figuring out what she really wanted out of life. In her new book, Now What?, Monika traces her internships and travels through nine cities and six countries
We get into the cab, a beige car with a roomy trunk to stuff our Western packs. We huddle in together, and in my peripheral vision, I see another towering jeep in front of us, stuffed to the brim with our luggage. I turn my attention to the car door, watching the windows roll down automatically.
It is a truth universally acknowledged (exempting some close-minded xenophobes) that travel broadens your cultural understandings of the world. The more people, sights, and ideas one is exposed to, the more fuel to ignite curiosity and the stronger the desire to make sense of it all