Many, many things surprised me about USA when I lived there for a few months on exchange. I could start with guns and politics but let's deviate to more politically correct things, so here are some of the five: Doing chores is super easy! Doing chores is a lot easier in a developed country where… Continue reading 5 Things that Surprised Me About Living in the USA
If you're planning to visit Tokyo, Japan for the first time, this blog focuses on What to Expect in Tokyo Japan for First Timers.
A few years back, I wrote a What to Expect: Taipei, Taiwan article that received a lot of positive feedback, and thought I would do it again: this time what to expect in Bangkok Thailand. Because of Hollywood (most notably, Hangover 2), Bangkok has been put on the world map. It has been known as… Continue reading What to Expect in Bangkok, Thailand
Is flying million miler really worth the experience? I'll tell you. I have two travel personas. The first is when I travel alone or with my usual travel buddies. We backpack, stay in hostels, economy seats, eat in food carts and fly budget airlines, trying to get the most out of our buck. The second,… Continue reading What to Expect: Flying as a Million Miler
Taiwan isn't something we typically think of as a 'tourist destination'. When it comes to traveling abroad, we dream of going to Hong Kong, Japan, Singapore or Thailand--we often forget about visiting Taipei, Taiwan, which is only 1,000 km from the Philippines. This is why Taipei is so beautiful in its own way--an underrated and… Continue reading What to Expect in Taipei, Taiwan
Earlier this year, I got invited to a good friend Kimmi's wedding. It was one of my most unforgettable experiences--one, because I got to see a special friend get married to the love of her life, and two, because it was the first Indian wedding I ever attended.