South Asia Travel Articles

 
Volunteering in Southern India – Asia
Volunteering in Southern India – Asia Volunteering provided Dawn Kane with a new lens to view her own culture, and a different perspective on what makes for a satisfying and rich existence.
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Vicissitudes of Language – Asia

Misha Gitberg shares some inadvertent and common traps of language while travelling in Turkey, India and Asia.


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This is India – Asia
Fasten your seat belts. Misha Gitberg takes you on the drive from hell - in India, as a passenger, all limbs in tact, barely.

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Chai with Baba – Chitai, India, Asia
Chai with Baba – Chitai, India, Asia Graham Smart finds that there are many paths to enlightenment, at least an extra cup of chai. This one begins with walking a dog on a Himalayan hillside near Chitai.
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Land of Contrasts: India – Asia
Land of Contrasts: India – Asia

When Sherry Ott clicked on the "purchase" button for her 5-week volunteer work in India, she wondered if she was crazy. Looking back, she laughs now.


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A Functioning Anarchy: India Traffic – Asia
A Functioning Anarchy: India Traffic – Asia Sherry Ott takes you through the intricacies and humor of driving in India.
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Trekking Beautiful Bhutan – Asia
Trekking Beautiful Bhutan – Asia Bhutan's beautiful country and friendly people will capture your heart, as it did for Barbara Colliander.

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Surviving Mumbai: From the Airport to Victoria Station – India, Asia

Josh Bloomer lands in Mumbai/Bombay with no preparation. He negotiates a ticket to Goa, getting a full dose of the famous Mumbai heat. In 36 hours, he feels he has been in India for weeks.
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Snippets of India – Asia
Sheli Snir reflects on the changes she has undergone after seven months of traveling through India.

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Pushy Pushkar – India, Asia
Something about the energy in Pushkar made Sheli Snir tired. Was it the backpackers, the Israelis, the locals, the Brahmin priest, or something else?
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