• On Coming Home After Travel

    Alternative title: “On Coming Home After Travel…When You No Longer Fit In.” I still have some India coverage to post, but I haven’t exactly been inspired to write–until today. It always helps to express your feelings and perhaps this post will resonate with someone out there who is feeling the same way. 2016 In Review I’ve been home (New Orleans)… [Continue Reading]

    On Coming Home After Travel
  • Recovering (and decompensating) In Rajasthan

    I arrived in India early in the morning of November 9, and it has been a true emotional roller coaster ever since. I landed in Mumbai mere hours after the prime minister announced the demonetization of all Rs. 500 and Rs. 1000 notes that are now illegal. This was done in an attempt to curb black market activity, but it… [Continue Reading]

    Recovering (and decompensating) In Rajasthan
  • Riding The Yangon Circular Train

    If you want a true glimpse into the everyday life of Burmese locals living in the country’s largest city, I highly suggest hopping on the Yangon Circular Train for the entirety of its 3 hour loop. This train (16 cents/ticket) takes passengers through Yangon, its satellite cities, and rural towns. The ride doesn’t offer any jaw-dropping or extremely interesting views,… [Continue Reading]

    Riding The Yangon Circular Train