November 10, 2020

Reflections on Kerala – Why more travelers should focus on this region of India

Kerala is Human by Nature For travelers, Kerala is the Perfect Balance A trip to Kerala isn’t just about indulgence or deep inner reflection or strictly cultural growth. It’s the perfect balance of everything that travel in India offers. And […]
October 4, 2013
Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India

Runaway Photo: Scenes of Jodhpur – Rajasthan, India

  Photos from Jodhpur, the Blue City When I imagine of India, I think Rajasthan.  Crossing the magical golden coloured desert on a camel, looking at the bright Milky Way in the middle of nowhere, and the fort; that’s the […]
September 25, 2013
A statue of Shiva in Rishikesh, India

Rishikesh: The Sanctuary for All

Rishikesh: The Best Sanctuary for All During two full months of my Indian adventure, Rishikesh was one of the only places that I felt comfortable. When I posted ‘I’m Having a Hard Time in India’, people who’ve previously been to […]
September 13, 2013
Thar Desert of Rajasthan, India

Runaway Photo: Camel Ride in the Thar Desert of Rajasthan

Have you been on a camel? Sometimes you just have to be a tourist. Now most of the popular travel articles are about how to get out of where everyone goes.  As much as I enjoy off the beaten path, sometimes […]
September 6, 2013
Rajasthani woman at the local market, Jodhpur, India

Runaway Photo: People of India – Part II

September 3, 2013
Red Fort arches India

45 Reasons Why I Love India

It’s not a secret that I had a hard time in India. However, I truly enjoyed two months. It is a strong love and hate relationship. From New Delhi to Kolkata, Shimla to the Thar Desert, India offers diverse landscape, […]
August 2, 2013
Mahabodhi Temple Bodh Gaya India

Runaway Photo: What You Can Do in Bodh Gaya, India

  Bodh Gaya and Around: the Road (very) Less Traveled   I came to India because, well, it’s India. The country that is different than any other place in the world. I didn’t have any strong feeling about destinations but […]
July 26, 2013
Chai Maker Kolkata, India

Runaway Photo: People of India – Part I

India for Photographers – Portraits   India is a dream destination to photographers. At least I’ve heard. It is just one of the must visit places if you think photography seriously. I do think my photography career seriously, so I […]
July 23, 2013

I’m Having a Hard Time in India

India makes me feel like I’m a bad person Most of everything in India is kind of against of my nature, what we’ve been educated for several decades. It’s quite dirty (some of the dirtiest places I’ve ever been), and […]
July 19, 2013
Bengali food in Kolkata, India

Runaway Photo: A Day in Kolkata, India

  How I Spend 12 Hours in Kolkata, India    With our friend John, we embarked our two weeks intensive ‘Living in a moment in India’ journey. We started from New Delhi, witnessed the circle of life in Varanasi, and […]
July 12, 2013
Bathing in the Ganges River in Varanasi, India

Visiting Varanasi, India: The Holiest of the Seven Sacred Cities in Hinduism

Varanasi and the Ganges River Varanasi, the holiest of the seven sacred cities in Hinduism and Jainism, gave me strong memories. It was the filthiest place I’ve ever been, and the whole atmosphere was quite intense. Many Hindu pilgrims, persistence […]
July 10, 2013
Ghat in Varanasi

Stumble Into Burning Ghat in Varanasi, India

Burning Ghat: Where You Say Goodbye We entered Varanasi by overnight train from Delhi. The sleeper class wasn’t the most comfortable, but it safely brought us to Varanasi in 12 hours. We took a desperately needed shower at a guesthouse […]