I had such an incredible animal experience in Varanasi. My partner and I were sitting next to the main burning ghat. Watching those bodies burn. Contemplating impermanence. We started to pet some of the close by street dogs that would just close their eyes in bliss of receiving so much love. Some would lie down and fall asleep as we pet away their stress. More and more dogs started coming up to us to the point where [...]
India has truly opened my eyes to everyday things I am much more appreciative of now. Here I discuss the difficulty of looking into the eyes of people starving in the streets when there is nothing I can do for them. The least I can do is recognize them as human.
Thailand travel tips for a stress-free experience from haggling and hostels to food and tours. Additional advice for vegans, vegetarians, and healthy people.
Random musings about my time in Thailand. The people, culture, food, and sights are still in my thoughts. What a welcoming and interesting country!
Moving out of a space is a lesson on exactly how much useless crap you own. Traveling and living out of a backpack can show you what you need to survive on.
Before ripping your hair out, refer to this step-by-step walk-through for completing a U.S. Indian Tourist Visa application. Do it right the first time!