What a Traveller’s Heart Feels When She Says Goodbye

I wonder why I cannot find the perfect words when I say goodbye to someone I will miss. There and then in that last moment before we start walking the opposite way, why do such simple words cause difficulty like I love you or I am proud of you for what you are doing every day. Continue reading “What a Traveller’s Heart Feels When She Says Goodbye”

Confessions of an Ex-Expat: The Devastating Truth About Returning Home

Today it’s been exactly 2 years since I got off the plane in India and glanced a country like no other for the first time. After an overnight journey with trouble sleeping I could barely keep my eyes open on this surprisingly sunny morning of January.

My mentor was waiting for me outside the airport with a gentle smile. I expected a hug, but he shook hands with me and welcomed me to India. Continue reading “Confessions of an Ex-Expat: The Devastating Truth About Returning Home”

Burn your itinerary! Why Travelling is Not a Checklist.

The best moments from my journeys were never planned. I found myself in places I had never heard of and met the most amazing people by luck. The world is full of beauty and mystery and I believe the best way we can spend our lives is trying to explore as much of it as possible. Travelling, however, doesn’t have a recipe. There are no must-visit places and noone can tell you which are the top ten destinations this year. Continue reading “Burn your itinerary! Why Travelling is Not a Checklist.”