N-N-1 Autumn 2020

The one joy in my life comes from being able to write for the amazing N-N-1 series. No matter what comes in between me and my writing, the Classical Gasbag is always there to cheer me on and inspire me! Thank you so much for organising this, Norm! What a lovely collaboration! Welcome to the…

From Walking Enthusiasts To Instagram Influencers?

My whole career has been me trying to find the balance between making ends meet, using my talent, and working for an organisation that truly makes a difference. This has meant that every now and then I have an existential crisis and give a good think to what else I could be to stay relevant….

Time For Another Adventure Through Space And Time

I’ve exhausted all my money on “budget-friendly” holidays this summer but have still not a made a dent on the colossus that is my Wanderlust. The time is ripe for another N-N-1, an opportunity to see various parts of the world for FREE! For the uninitiated, N-N-1 is the brainchild of one of my best…

Books on Trains – The Bangkok BTS!

I have been used to spending a minimum of 3 hours on the road from my university days. And this is not in the good ‘stare out in a¬†melancholic stupor¬†while the rain makes pretty patterns on the window’ sort of commute. It was hell on the road, breathing in carbon fumes,cigarette smoke and the stench…

Budget Travel – Parks

I went from travelling to England at Rs. 80 to a Pound in 2013 and Rs. 105 to a pound in 2015 so you can imagine just how quickly my savings wiped out and just why currency rates are so important to me. I am not high maintenance and I went to Tanzania with $1000…