I had no idea on how to travel responsibly – and over time, I ended up doing many things I am not proud of today. I haggled furiously with a Malaysian market seller over just a few Malyasian Ringgit, to the point that he refused to sell me anything.
When I traveled through Scandinavian Countries, my focus shifted from my familiar life to unimagined potentials. A bit out of my comfort zone and into the zone where magic happened. I was more open to universe and less attached to the world. I was taught the most valuable lessons —that we are insignificant, that we are at the mercy of Mother Nature, and that life will go on long after we’re dead.
Creation of authentic trip begins its expression from within. And in a context of soul therapy, a trip is an outer reflection of the inner experience. My trip to Nordic was serendipitous, pushing my soul to go and experience liberty, it was as strong a push that I let go off all the anxiety of a solo traveler before leaving for an unknown freezing natural wonder of the world. Continue reading “My Nordic Venture-An Outer Reflection Of Inner Experiences”
Every night I slide my feet between my duvet and my sheets, thinking this could be the last time I travel Solo. I am convinced that I will end up with some mess up on the plane
A golden early morning sun was just sneaking up to paint the sky copper over Charles de Gaulle Airport as I boarded my 6:30 a.m. departure flight. Running on (at best) two hours of sleep and an airport Donut snack, I kept thinking to myself, “Wow, I did it” — and I didn’t just mean getting through an absurdly crowded TSA PreCheck and to my gate on time. I had finally conquered Paris city on my own. Continue reading “Anxiety of a Solo Traveler”
The Slovakian capital Bratislava boasts wonderfully preserved medieval architecture and contemporary buildings alongside remnants of its communist past.
As I sit and write on the Eurovea boulevard, the sun is shining right on my head and the Danube riverbank is packed with young, happy and trendy individuals. Smiling couples walk by, there are dogs and children everywhere, and the bars and restaurants struggle to serve the surplus of customers drinking fresh lemonade and cold beer, whilst soaking up the sun on the outdoor bean bags. Continue reading “A Guide to Bratislava- Slovakia”
I was forced to muster up the energy to reach my next destination. Which I did. Albeit in a zombie-like trance
I was out in the world, living my life, fulfilling a dream. Nothing can top that feeling.
Santorini – One of the most breathtaking natural landscapes in the world Continue reading “Travel To Santorini-A Magical Island”
It is hard not to imagine Plato or Socrates walking next to you as you walk along the Parthenon at Acropolis
A magical scent of History and Modernization is in the air as I take my first breath after landing at the airport. Continue reading “A Guide To The Acropolis in Athens”